bipotentiality


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Related to bipotentiality: hemiapraxia

bi·po·ten·ti·al·i·ty

 (bī′pə-tĕn′shē-ăl′ĭ-tē)
n.
1.
a. The capacity to act, function, or develop in either of two possible ways.
b. The capacity to function either as a male or a female.
2. The condition of having both male and female reproductive organs; hermaphroditism.
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It could be concluded that female germ cells can retain a certain level of bipotentiality after sex differentiation in yellow catfish if the two results are combined.
These authors have postulated that the presence of NF in neoplastic glial cells may either reflect aberrant expression or indicate bipotentiality.