multiplicative division

[mŭl′tə-plĭkə-tĭv, mŭltə-plĭ-kā′tĭv]

n.

Reproduction by simultaneous division of a mother cell into daughter cells.

Nearby words

  1. multiplicate,
  2. multiplication,
  3. multiplication sign,
  4. multiplication table,
  5. multiplicative,
  6. multiplicative group,
  7. multiplicative identity,
  8. multiplicative inverse,
  9. multiplicity,
  10. multiplier


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