[ hoh-mee-uh-tip-ik ]
/ ˌhoʊ mi əˈtɪp ɪk /
adjective Cell Biology.
of or relating to the second division in meiosis.
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
Question 1 of 10
Words nearby homeotypic
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
British Dictionary definitions for homeotypic
homeotypical, homoeotypic or homoeotypical
/ (ˌhəʊmɪəʊˈtɪpɪk) /
denoting or relating to the second nuclear division of meiosis, which resembles mitosisCompare heterotypic
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012