centrodesmose

noun

cen·​tro·​des·​mose
-¦dezˌmōs
plural -s
: a fibril connecting the intranuclear centrioles during mitosis especially in certain protozoans compare paradesmose

Word History

Etymology

modification of New Latin centrodesmus

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“Centrodesmose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/centrodesmose. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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