any of the transverse bands that appear on a chromosome after staining. The banding pattern is unique to each type of chromosome, allowing characterization
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- chromosomal region,
- chromosomal syndrome,
- chromosomal trait,
- chromosome aberration,
- chromosome map,
- chromosome mapping,
- chromosome number,
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An area across the width of a chromosome that stains darkly or in a contrasting manner.
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