HyperDic: cytokinesis

English > 1 sense of the word cytokinesis:
NOUNprocesscytokinesisorganic process consisting of the division of the cytoplasm of a cell following karyokinesis bringing about the separation into two daughter cells
English > cytokinesis: 1 sense > noun 1, process
Meaningorganic process consisting of the division of the cytoplasm of a cell following karyokinesis bringing about the separation into two daughter cells.
Part ofmeiosis, miosis, reduction division(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms
mitosiscell division in which the nucleus divides into nuclei containing the same number of chromosomes
Broaderorganic process, biological processA process occurring in living organisms
Spanishcitocinesis
Catalancitocinesi, citoquinesi
Adjectivescytokineticof or relating to the division of the cytoplasm of a cell following the division of the nucleus

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