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univalent (not comparable)
- (chemistry) Having a valence of 1, or having only one valence.
- (genetics) Of, or relating to, a chromosome that is not paired with its homologous chromosome during synapsis.
- (complex analysis, of a (holomorphic) function) (Holomorphic and) injective.
univalent (plural univalents)
- (genetics) Any univalent chromosome.