Definition of homozygous


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • homozygous is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 28 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • homozygous is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 29 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of homozygous

  • having identical alleles at corresponding chromosomal loci (adjective)

    Examples

    1. these two fruit flies are homozygous for red eye color

See definition of homozygous in Merriam Webster