dizygous etymology

English word dizygous comes from English di-, English -zygous

Detailed word origin of dizygous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
di- English (eng) (uncommon) Alternative form of dis-. Two, twice, or double A form of dia- before a vowel.
-zygous English (eng) (anatomy) Having a specified state of physical pairing of structures.. (biology) Having or originating from a specified state as a result of conditions in the zygote stage of development.. (genetics) Having a specified state of allele pairs in the nucleus.
dizygous English (eng) Dizygotic.

Words with the same origin as dizygous

Descendants of di-
benzodiazepine diallylic diaryl diasterane diazepam dicadmium dichromic acid didendron diepoxy diester diethyl difunctional digirth dilithium dimethyl dimorph diniobium diode dioxide dipetalous dipyridine discandium morphine diglucuronide radon difluoride
Descendants of -zygous
allozygous autozygous azygous hemizygous heterozygous heterozygousness homozygous nullizygosity nullizygous phenozygous