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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to a sequence of nuclear changes.

Usage examples (37)
  • A meiotic microtubule doesn't grab a chromosome at random?
  • At this stage the egg undergoes meiotic division, division without chromosome replication.
  • This is before the nucleolus breaks up, which it does at a later stage in the first meiotic prophase.
  • In addition, we can detect mosaicism as low as 5 to 20% (varying with the meiotic or mitotic origin of the mosaicism). for more
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