Meaning of chromomere

chro•mo•mere

Pronunciation: (krō'mu-mēr"), [key]
— n.
  1. one of the beadlike granules arranged in a linear series in a chromonema.
  2. the central, granular part of a blood platelet. Cf. hyalomere.
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