despiralization

noun
de·​spiralization | \ (¦)dē, də̇+ \

Definition of despiralization

biology
: the uncoiling of the helical chromonema that is especially evident toward the end of the meiotic prophase

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Other Words from despiralization

despiralize \ (ˈ)dē , də̇+ \ intransitive verb

History and Etymology for despiralization

de- + spiralization

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“Despiralization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/despiralization. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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