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Bivalent

Biv´a`lent
a.1.(Chem.) Equivalent in combining or displacing power to two atoms of hydrogen; dyad.
Adj.1.bivalent - having a valence of two or having two valences
Synonyms: divalent
2.bivalent - used of homologous chromosomes associated in pairs in synapsis
Synonyms: double
Antonyms:
multivalent - used of the association of three or more homologous chromosomes during the first division of meiosis
univalent - used of a chromosome that is not paired or united with its homologous chromosome during synapsis; "a univalent chromosome"
chemical science, chemistry, divalent, valence, valency
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