anaphase

noun
ana·​phase | \ˈa-nə-ˌfāz \

Definition of anaphase 

: the stage of mitosis and meiosis in which the chromosomes move toward the poles of the spindle

Other Words from anaphase

anaphasic \ˌa-​nə-​ˈfā-​zik \ adjective

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1887, in the meaning defined above

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anaphase

noun
ana·​phase | \ˈan-ə-ˌfāz \

Medical Definition of anaphase 

: the stage of mitosis and meiosis in which the chromosomes move toward the poles of the spindle

Other Words from anaphase

anaphasic \ˌan-​ə-​ˈfā-​zik \ adjective

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