[kar-ee-uh-sohm] /ˈkær i əˌsoʊm/
noun, Cell Biology.
Also called chromocenter. any of several masses of chromatin in the reticulum of a cell nucleus.
any of the dense aggregates of chromatin in the nucleus of a cell
the nucleus of a cell
karyosome kar·y·o·some (kār’ē-ə-sōm’)
An aggregation of chromatin in the nucleus of a cell not undergoing mitosis.
/ˌkærɪˈəʊtɪn/ noun 1. a less common word for chromatin
[kar-ee-uh-tahyp] /ˈkær i əˌtaɪp/ noun, Genetics. 1. the chromosomes of a cell, usually displayed as a systematized arrangement of chromosome pairs in descending order of size. /ˈkærɪəˌtaɪp/ noun 1. the appearance of the chromosomes in a somatic cell of an individual or species, with reference to their number, size, shape, etc verb (transitive) 2. to […]
[kar-ee-uh-tahy-ping] /ˈkær i əˌtaɪ pɪŋ/ noun 1. the analysis of chromosomes. karyotype (kār’ē-ə-tīp’) Noun An organized visual profile of the chromosomes in the nucleus of a body cell of an organism. Karyotypes are prepared using cells in the metaphase stage of cell division, when chromosomal strands have coiled together and duplicated, rendering them easily visible […]
/ˈkɑːzdɪ/ noun 1. Hamid. born 1957, Afghan military and political leader: acting president (2001–04); president from 2004