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Synonyms for centromereˈsɛn trəˌmɪər

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  1. centromere, kinetochore(noun)

    a specialized condensed region of each chromosome that appears during mitosis where the chromatids are held together to form an X shape

    "the centromere is difficult to sequence"

    kinetochore, centromere

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