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amitosis

am·i·to·sis

amitosis

 
pronunciation:
ae m to sihs
part of speech: noun
definition: direct cell division in which the nucleus divides without the formation of chromosomes. (Cf. mitosis.)
derivations: amitotic (adj.), amitotically (adv.)