Heterokaryotic - definition of heterokaryotic by The Free Dictionary
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het·er·o·kar·y·on (hĕt′ər-ə-kăr′ē-ŏn′, -ən)
A cell having two or more genetically different nuclei.
het′er·o·kar′y·ot′ic (-ŏt′ĭk) adj.
(Botany) botany exhibiting or relating to heterokaryosis
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2008) could demonstrate that the homo- and heterokaryotic
isolates are distinguishable by RAPD markers.
Efficiency of RAPD and ISSR markers in differentiation of homo- and heterokaryotic
protoclones of Agaricus bisporus.
infection hyphae then spread systemically throughout the plant, causing flowers on diseased branches to produce U.