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karyology

[kar-ee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌkær iˈɒl ə dʒi/
noun, Cell Biology
1.
the study of the structure and function of cell nuclei.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; karyo- + -logy
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karyology

/ˌkærɪˈɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the study of cell nuclei, esp with reference to the number and shape of the chromosomes
Derived Forms
karyologist, noun
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noun

the scientific study of cell nuclei, esp. chromosomes

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