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Meaning of ACROCENTRIC

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  having a subterminal centromere; "an acrocentric chromosome"
 

ACROCENTRIC is a 11 letter word that starts with A.

 

Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. A chromosome or chromatids with a non-centrally-located centromere, producing chromosome arms with unequal lengths.
  2. An acrocentric chromosome has its centromere closer to one end than to the other, resulting in unequal chromosome arms.
 

 

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