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|Noun||1.||cellular division - the process in reproduction and growth by which a cell divides to form daughter cells|
amitosis - the direct method of cell division characterized by simple division of the nucleus without formation of chromosomes
meiosis, miosis, reduction division - (genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms; the nucleus divides into four nuclei each containing half the chromosome number (leading to gametes in animals and spores in plants)
mitosis - cell division in which the nucleus divides into nuclei containing the same number of chromosomes