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equatorial plane

noun

Definition of equatorial plane

  1. :  the plane perpendicular to the spindle of a dividing cell and midway between the poles



Circa 1892

First Known Use of equatorial plane

circa 1892


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equatorial plane

noun

Medical Definition of equatorial plane

  1. :  the plane perpendicular to the spindle of a dividing cell and midway between the poles




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