diplotene(redirected from diplotenes)
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[C20: from diplo- + Greek tainia band]
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|Noun||1.||diplotene - the fourth stage of the prophase of meiosis|
crossing over, crossover - the interchange of sections between pairing homologous chromosomes during the prophase of meiosis
prophase - the first stage of meiosis