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the 100th part of the monetary units of various countries, as Costa Rica, Equatorial Guinea, Paraguay, and Venezuela. Historical Examples noun (pl) -mos a monetary unit of Costa Rica, Paraguay, Peru, and Venezuela. It is worth one hundredth of their respective standard currency units a former monetary unit of Andorra and Spain, worth one hundredth […]
noun (genetics) a unit of chromosome length, used in genetic mapping, equal to the length of chromosome over which crossing over occurs with 1 per cent frequency centimorgan cen·ti·mor·gan (sěn’tə-môr’gən) n. Abbr. cM A unit of crossover frequency in linkage maps of chromosomes equal to one hundredth of a morgan.
centinormal cen·ti·nor·mal (sěn’tə-nôr’məl) n. A unit of concentration of a solution that is equal to one hundredth of normal. Historical Examples
any of numerous predaceous, chiefly nocturnal arthropods constituting the class Chilopoda, having an elongated, flattened body composed of from 15 to 173 segments, each with a pair of legs, the first pair being modified into poison fangs. Historical Examples noun any carnivorous arthropod of the genera Lithobius, Scutigera, etc, having a body of between 15 […]