Definition of Amitotic. Meaning of Amitotic. Synonyms of Amitotic

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Definition of Amitotic

Amitotic
Amitotic Am`i*tot"ic, a. (Biol.) Of or pertaining to amitosis; karyostenotic; -- opposed to mitotic.

Meaning of Amitotic from wikipedia

- in eukaryotes. The polyploid macronucleus found in ciliates divides amitotically. While normal mitosis results in a precise division of parental alleles...
- other side of the nucleus are distributed to the other daughter cell. This amitotic process causes the two daughter cells to potentially have identical germ-line...
- approximately 10,000 within the macronucleus. Because the macronucleus divides amitotically during binary fission, these minichromosomes are un-equally divided between...
- cell undergoes meiosis. During binary fission, the macronucleus divides amitotically, and the micronucleus cell divides mitotically. These differences play...
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