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Main Entry: chro·mo·some
Pronunciation: primarystresskromacr-mschwa-secondarystresssomacrm, -secondarystresszomacrm
Function: noun
: one of the rod-shaped or threadlike DNA-containing bodies of a cell nucleus that contain all or most of the genes of an organism and can be seen especially during cell division
- chro·mo·som·al /secondarystresskromacr-mschwa-primarystresssomacr-mschwal, -primarystresszomacr-/ adjective

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