the quality of showing uniform density throughout, especially the uniformity of condensation observed in comparison of different chromosomes or in different areas of the same chromosome. adj., adj isopyknot´ic.
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isopyknosis(ī″sō-pĭk-nō′sĭs) [″ + pyknosis, condensation]
Having uniform density, esp. being in a state of equal condensation, as in comparing different chromosomes.
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