[ en-doh-mahy-toh-sis ]
/ ˌɛn doʊ maɪˈtoʊ sɪs /
replication of the chromosomes without nuclear division of the cell.
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Meiosis in Barbulanympha following fertilization, autogamy, and endomitosis.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth
British Dictionary definitions for endomitosis
/ (ˌɛndəʊmaɪˈtəʊsɪs) /
biology the division of chromosomes but not of the cell nucleus, resulting in a polyploid cell
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Medical definitions for endomitosis
[ ĕn′dō-mī-tō′sĭs ]
Other words from endomitosisen′do•mi•tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.
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