Acentric



not centered; having no center.
Genetics. of or relating to a chromosome or chromatid that lacks a centromere.
Historical Examples

If the propulsive action does not pass through the centre of gravity the system again becomes “acentric.”
The Theory and Practice of Model Aeroplaning V. E. Johnson

adjective
without a centre
not on centre; eccentric
(genetics) (of a chromosome or chromosome fragment) lacking a centromere
noun
an acentric chromosome or fragment

acentric a·cen·tric (ā-sěn’trĭk)
adj.

Having no center.

Not located in the center.

Of or relating to a chromosome fragment lacking a centromere.

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