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kinetochore meaning and definition

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Definition of kinetochore (noun)

  1. a specialized condensed region of each chromosome that appears during mitosis where the chromatids are held together to form an X shape
    • "the centromere is difficult to sequence"
    • synonyms: centromere
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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