Disjunct

Science / Astrology / Disjunct: Another name for the quincunx aspect. See quincunx.

Nondisjunction

Science / Biology / Nondisjunction: The failure of chromosomes to separate properly during cell division. The unequal segregation of chromosomes during meiosis. This forms cells with either too many (possibly one or more single or sets MORE

Recitative

Entertainment / Music / Recitative: Solo vocal declamation that follows the inflections of the text, often resulting in a disjunct vocal style: found in opera, cantata, and oratorio. MORE

Advanced Maternal Age

Science / Genetics / Advanced Maternal Age: Women over age 34 (age 35 at delivery) at increased risk for nondisjunction trisomy in fetus. MORE

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