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chro•mo•ne•ma



Pronunciation: (krō"mu-nē'mu), [key]
n.,
pl. -ma•taPronunciation: (-mu-tu). [key]
Genetics.
a chromosome thread that is relatively uncoiled at early prophase but assumes a spiral form at metaphase.

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