heterochromatic

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het·er·o·chro·mat·ic

(het'ĕr-ō-krō-mat'ik),
Characteristic of heterochromatin.

heterochromatic

(hĕt′ə-rō-krō-măt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or characterized by different colors; varicolored.
2. Consisting of different wavelengths or frequencies.
3. Of or relating to heterochromatin.

het′er·o·chro′ma·tism (-krō′mə-tĭz′əm) n.

heterochromatic

(of chromosomal preparations) staining differently from the major chromosome parts.