HyperDic: prophase

English > 2 senses of the word prophase:
NOUNprocessprophasethe first stage of meiosis
processprophasethe first stage of mitosis
English > prophase: 2 senses > noun 1, process
MeaningThe first stage of meiosis.
Part ofmeiosis, miosis, reduction division(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms
PartsdiakinesisThe final stage of the prophase of meiosis
diploteneThe fourth stage / stage of the prophase of meiosis
leptoteneThe first stage of the prophase of meiosis
pachyteneThe third stage of the prophase of meiosis
synizesis, synezesisThe contraction of chromatin towards one side of the nucleus during the prophase of meiosis
zygoteneThe second stage of the prophase of meiosis
Broaderphase of cell divisionA stage in meiosis or mitosis
English > prophase: 2 senses > noun 2, process
MeaningThe first stage of mitosis.
Part ofmitosiscell division in which the nucleus divides into nuclei containing the same number of chromosomes
Broaderphase of cell divisionA stage in meiosis or mitosis
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