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synonyms for mitosis

  • amitosis
  • cellular division
  • meiosis
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How to use mitosis in a sentence

Each of these divides again by mitosis (the chromosomes splitting lengthwise), the half or haploid number remaining.
TABOO AND GENETICSMELVIN MOSES KNIGHT, IVA LOWTHER PETERS, AND PHYLLIS MARY BLANCHARD
Since the atomic wars, the increased radioactivity of the earth undoubtedly stimulates mitosis of the malignant cells.
THE STAR LORDBOYD ELLANBY
This increase is therefore reached at an earlier period in the larger wound since the process of mitosis is more rapid here.
THE ORGANISM AS A WHOLEJACQUES LOEB
As noted, in fission the meganucleus divides by direct constriction; each micronucleus by a mode of mitosis.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 5VARIOUS
Whatever be the number of chromosomes that enter a new nucleus as it forms, the same number issues from it in mitosis.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
The phenomena of cell division in well-developed cells with nuclei is termed mitosis.
THE SEXUAL QUESTIONAUGUST FOREL
The mitosis was definitely decreasing the last time I checked you.
THE STAR LORDBOYD ELLANBY
Mitosis, then, is a form of growth of a mass, not a generation of new individuals.
THE ETHICS OF MEDICAL HOMICIDE AND MUTILATIONAUSTIN O'MALLEY
For the chromosomes of the heterotype mitosis arise by the looping round, not opening out, of the bivalent chromosomes.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 7, SLICE 8VARIOUS
Diploid (2n) chromosome numbers were determined from cells in late prophase and metaphase of mitosis.
NEOTROPICAL HYLID FROGS, GENUS SMILISCAWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MITOSIS

  • amitosis
  • cellular division
  • meiosis
  • mitosis
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