ring chromosome

n.

A chromosome with ends joined to form a circular structure.

Nearby words

  1. ring a bell,
  2. ring abscess,
  3. ring back,
  4. ring binder,
  5. ring buoy,
  6. ring circuit,
  7. ring compound,
  8. ring cycle,
  9. ring dance,
  10. ring down the curtain on


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