- Genetics. one of the beadlike granules arranged in a linear series in a chromonema.
- Anatomy. the central, granular part of a blood platelet.
Origin of chromomere
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- cytology any of the dense areas of chromatin along the length of a chromosome during the early stages of cell division
- A condensed segment of a chromonema.
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