Difference between revisions of "acentric"

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|etymology=Greek <i>a</i>, without; <i>kentrol</i>, center
 
|etymology=Greek <i>a</i>, without; <i>kentrol</i>, center
|definition=Pertaining to not being centered; lacking a centromere when referring to a chromosome or chromosome fragment.
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|definition=Pertaining to not being centered; lacking a [[centromere]] when referring to a [[chromosome]] or [[chromosome]] fragment.
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Revision as of 00:36, 14 September 2013

acentric (adjective; Greek a, without; kentrol, center): Pertaining to not being centered; lacking a centromere when referring to a chromosome or chromosome fragment.