CHROMOSOME in Scrabble

CHROMOSOME is accepted in Scrabble (sowpods, twl06). It is a 10-letter word and contains the following letters C E H M M O O O R S (sorted alphabetically). CHROMOSOME is a noun. Displaying clues with their related answers, definition of clue, synonyms and pronunciation if aviailable.

Score table for CHROMOSOME

GameWordPoints totalDB Support
ScrabbleC3H4R1O1M3O1S1O1M3E119sowpods
twl06

By adding one letter to CHROMOSOME you can create these words

 WordPoints totalLetter's scoreDB Support
1. CHROMOSOMES20C3H4R1O1M3O1S1O1M3E1S1sowpodstwl06
2. MONOCHROMES20M3O1N1O1C3H4R1O1M3E1S1sowpodstwl06

Definition of CHROMOSOME

1.
A threadlike strand of DNA in the cell nucleus that carries the genes in a linear order
Humans have 22 chromosome pairs plus two sex chromosomes

Synonyms of CHROMOSOME

noun body

Wiktionary says

NOUN
  1. A structure in the cell nucleus that contains DNA, histone protein, and other structural proteins.
Wikipedia says
A chromosome is an organized building of DNA and protein that is found in cells. It is a single piece of coiled DNA containing many genes, regulatory elements and other nucleotide sequences. Chromosomes also contain DNA-bound proteins, which serve to package the DNA and control its functions.
Score table
1p. E, A, I, O, N, R, T, L, S, U
2p. D, G
3p. B, C, M, P
4p. F, H, V, W, Y
5p. K
8p. J, X
10p. Q, Z