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"mitosis" in British English

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mitosisnoun [ U ]

uk /maɪˈtəʊ.sɪs/ us /maɪˈtoʊ.sɪs/ plural mitoses specialized

(Definition of “mitosis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"mitosis" in American English

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mitosisnoun [ U ]

/mɑɪˈtoʊ·sɪs/

biology the type of cell division in which one cell divides into two cells exactly the same, each with the same number of chromosomes (= cell structures) as the original cell

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