endomixis

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noun en·do·mix·is \ˌen-dō-ˈmik-səs\

Definition of endomixis

  1. :  a periodic nuclear reorganization in ciliated protozoans

Origin and Etymology of endomixis

New Latin, from end- + Greek mixis act of mixing, from mignynai to mix — more at mix


First Known Use: 1914


Medical Dictionary

endomixis

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noun en·do·mix·is \-ˈmik-səs\

Medical Definition of endomixis

  1. :  a periodic nuclear reorganization in ciliate protozoans


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