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metaphase plate

noun

Definition of METAPHASE PLATE

:  a section in the equatorial plane of the metaphase spindle having the chromosomes oriented upon it
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First Known Use of METAPHASE PLATE

1937
Medical Dictionary

metaphase plate

noun

Medical Definition of METAPHASE PLATE

:  a plane cell section in the equatorial plane of the metaphase spindle having the chromosomes oriented upon it

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