• Definition for "heterochromatin"
    • Tightly coiled chromosomal product that spots deeply during…
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  • Sentence for "heterochromatin"
    • "In recent years it has become…
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  • Agriculture Dictionary for "heterochromatin"
    • The part of chromosome product that…
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heterochromatin definition

  • noun:
    • Tightly coiled chromosomal product that spots deeply during interphase and it is considered to be genetically inactive.
    • Heterochromatic securely coiled chromosome material; considered to be genetically inactive
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