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noun ki·neto·chore
\kə-ˈnet-ə-ˌkō(ə)r, kī-, -ˌk(ə)r\

Medical Definition of KINETOCHORE

:  a specialized structure on the centromere to which the microtubular spindle fibers attach during mitosis and meiosis


July 04, 2015
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rigorous, strict, or severe
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