ameioses

ameiosis

[ey-mahy-oh-sis]
noun Cell Biology.
aberrant meiosis in which only an equational division occurs, as in parthenogenesis.

Origin:
< Neo-Latin; see a-6, meiosis

ameiotic [ey-mahy-ot-ik] , adjective
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ameiosis (ˌeɪmaɪˈəʊsɪs)
 
n
biology the absence of pairing of chromosomes during meiosis

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