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pericentric inversion Line breaks: peri|cen¦tric in|ver¦sion
Pronunciation: /ˌpɛrɪˈsɛntrɪk/

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[mass noun] Genetics
A reversal of the normal order of genes in a chromosome segment involving parts of a chromosome at both sides of the centromere.

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