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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μίτος (mítos, thread) + -osis, probably in reference to the thread-like chromatin seen during mitosis, through the English mitosis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /miˈtozo/
  • Hyphenation: mi‧to‧zo
  • Rhymes: -ozo

NounEdit

mitozo (accusative singular mitozon, plural mitozoj, accusative plural mitozojn)

  1. (cytology) mitosis