(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)
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 […]
a slow-growing grass, Eremochloa ophiuroides, introduced into the U.S. from China and used for lawns in warm areas.
a centimeter-gram-second unit of viscosity, equal to 1/100 (0.01) poise. Abbreviation: cP, cp. noun one hundredth of a poise. 1 centipoise is equal to 0.001 newton second per square metre centipoise cen·ti·poise (sěn’tə-poiz’) n. A unit in the centimeter-gram-second system that is of dynamic viscosity equal to one hundredth (10-2) of a poise. centipoise (sěn’tə-poiz’) […]