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chro·mo·some

 (krō′mə-sōm′)
n.
1. A linear strand of DNA and associated proteins in the nucleus of eukaryotic cells that carries the genes and functions in the transmission of hereditary information.
2. A circular strand of DNA in bacteria and archaea that contains the hereditary information necessary for cell life.

chro′mo·so′mal (-sō′məl), chro′mo·so′mic (-sō′mĭk) adj.
chro′mo·so′mal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.chromosomal - of or relating to a chromosome; "chromosomal defect"
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Translations

chromosomal

[ˌkrəʊməˈsəʊməl] ADJcromosomático, cromosómico
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chro·mo·som·al

a. cromosómico-a, rel. al cromosoma;
___ aberrationsaberraciones ___ -s.
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chromosomal

adj cromosómico
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References in periodicals archive ?
The most common numerical CA was trisomy 21 (73/2185; 3.3%), the most common structural CA was reciprocal translocation (13/2185; 0.6%) and chromosomal inversion (13/2185; 0.6%).
The effects of a chromosomal inversion on adult size and male mating success in the seaweed fly Coelopa frigida.
A chromosomal inversion polymorphism in Scandinavian populations of the seaweed fly, Coelopa frigida.
Although there is an environmental component of the variance in adult size (which has not yet been measured), this character is largely determined by a super-gene (the chromosomal inversion system) with just two alleles.