- the division of the cell cytoplasm that usually follows mitotic or meiotic division of the nucleus.
Origin of cytokinesis
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- division of the cytoplasm of a cell, occurring at the end of mitosis or meiosis
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- The division of the cytoplasm of a cell following the division of the nucleus.
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- The division of the cytoplasm of a cell following the division of the nucleus during cell division. See Note at mitosis.
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