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karyotype (plural karyotypes)
- (genetics) The observed characteristics (number, type, shape etc) of the chromosomes of an individual or species.
- (genetics) A record of such characteristics, usually photographic.
- (obsolete) (genetics) A group of individuals or species that have the same chromosomal characteristics.
characteristics of chromosomes
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- To investigate or record such characteristics