- the series of active changes that take place in the nucleus of a living cell in the process of division.
Origin of karyokinesis
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It is needless to say that I refer to the phenomena of karyokinesis.
This process of cell division is known as karyokinesis or aryomitosis.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry
Other phenomena of karyokinesis may also be closely imitated by diffusion.The Mechanism of Life
Here, then (Fig. 29), we see the complex processes of karyokinesis in the first two stages of egg-cell division.
In the study of karyokinesis, importance has been attached to the number of chromosomes in the nucleus of the cell.
- the division of a cell nucleus in mitosis or meiosis
C19: from karyo- + Greek kinēsis movement
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