Translation of autosome in Spanish:


autosoma, n.

Pronunciation /ˈɔdəˌsoʊm/ /ˈɔːtəsəʊm/


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    autosoma masculine
    • The chromosomal complement of each cell is divided into the autosomes and the sex chromosomes.
    • The sex chromosomes and autosomes spend different times in the germ line of the two sexes.
    • The results are attributed to introgression with a higher rate for autosomes than for sex chromosomes.
    • Next we asked whether sex chromosomes and autosomes contribute equally to the patterns of inheritance.
    • The fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster has two sex chromosomes and three autosomes.