Skip to Content
Medical Term:

chromomere

Pronunciation: kro'mo-mer

Definition: A condensed segment of a chromonema; densely staining bands visible in chromosomes under certain conditions.

Synonym(s): granulomere

[chromo- + G. meros, a part]

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide