chromosomal region

n.

The part of a chromosome defined either by anatomical details, especially by banding, or by its linkage groups.

Nearby words

  1. chromoprotein,
  2. chromosomal,
  3. chromosomal aberration,
  4. chromosomal instability syndrome,
  5. chromosomal map,
  6. chromosomal syndrome,
  7. chromosomal trait,
  8. chromosome,
  9. chromosome aberration,
  10. chromosome band


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