homeotypic


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homeotypic

(ˌhəʊmɪəʊˈtɪpɪk) ,

homeotypical

,

homoeotypic

or

homoeotypical

adj
(Biology) denoting or relating to the second nuclear division of meiosis, which resembles mitosis. Compare heterotypic
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The process is homeotypic and therefore of interest in relation to self and non-self discrimination in the earliest metazoa (Curtis, 1962; Moscona, 1968; McClay, 1971; Muller, 1982).