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heterozygosis

[het-uh-roh-zahy-goh-sis] /ˌhɛt ə roʊ zaɪˈgoʊ sɪs/
noun, Biology.
1.
the state of being a heterozygote.
Origin of heterozygosis
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05; hetero- + zygosis
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