G1 phase

play
noun \ˌjē-ˈwən-\

Definition of G1 phase

  1. :  the period in the cell cycle from the end of cell division to the beginning of DNA replication — compare g2 phase, m phase, s phase

Origin and Etymology of g1 phase

growth


First Known Use: 1966


Medical Dictionary

G1 phase

play
noun \ˌjē-ˈwən-\

Medical Definition of G1 phase

  1. :  the period in the cell cycle from the end of cell division to the beginning of DNA replication—compare g2 phase, m phase, s phase


G1 phase, G2 phase

Medical Definition of G1 phase

  1. —see entries alphabetized as g one phase, g two phase


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up G1 phase? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

not embarrassed or apologetic

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • winning-words-from-the-national-spelling-bee-logo
  • Which is the correct spelling of the winning word from 1988?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!