cytokinetic


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cy·to·ki·ne·sis

 (sī′tō-kə-nē′sĭs, -kī-)
n.
The division of the cytoplasm of a cell following the division of the nucleus.

cy′to·ki·net′ic (-nĕt′ĭk) adj.

cytokinetic

(ˌsaɪtəʊkɪˈnɛtɪk)
adj
of or relating to cytokinesis
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Adj.1.cytokinetic - of or relating to the division of the cytoplasm of a cell following the division of the nucleus
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Radiation-induced meningiomas: clinical, pathological, cytokinetic, and cytogenetic characteristics.
The cytokinetic apparatus in meiosis: control of division plane in the absence of a preprophase band of microtubules, p.
The four plastids serve as plastid-MTOCs and cones of microtubules emanating from them interact to further define cytokinetic planes and initiate a quadripolar spindle.
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Cytokinetic and cytogenetic effects of some agricultural chemicals on human lymphoid cells in vitro: organophosphates.