As nouns the difference between univalent and siamyl
is that univalent
is (genetics) any univalent chromosome while siamyl
is (organic chemistry) the univalent radical 1,2-dimethylpropyl- that is isomeric with amyl.
As an adjective univalent
is (chemistry) having a valence of 1, or having only one valence.
(chemistry) Having a valence of 1, or having only one valence.
(genetics) Of, or relating to, a chromosome that is not paired with its homologous chromosome during synapsis.
(Holomorphic and) injective.
* (chemistry) monovalent
* (complex analysis) schlicht, simple
(genetics) Any univalent chromosome.
(organic chemistry) The univalent radical 1,2-dimethylpropyl- that is isomeric with amyl