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sex chro·matin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sex chromatinnoun

    chromatin found only in female cells

    "the presence or absence of sex chromatin in cells obtained by amniocentesis makes it possible to determine the sex of a fetus"

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Sex Chromatin

    In the interphase nucleus, a condensed mass of chromatin representing an inactivated X chromosome. Each X CHROMOSOME, in excess of one, forms sex chromatin (Barr body) in the mammalian nucleus. (from King & Stansfield, A Dictionary of Genetics, 4th ed)

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sex chromatin in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sex chromatin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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