intermitotic

adjective
in·​ter·​mi·​tot·​ic | \ ˌin-tər-mī-ˈtä-tik How to pronounce intermitotic (audio) \

Definition of intermitotic

: existing or occurring between periods of mitotic activity intermitotic nuclei

First Known Use of intermitotic

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Intermitotic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intermitotic. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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intermitotic

noun
in·​ter·​mi·​tot·​ic | \ ˌint-ər-mī-ˈtät-ik How to pronounce intermitotic (audio) \

Medical Definition of intermitotic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a cell capable of undergoing mitosis — compare postmitotic

intermitotic

adjective

Medical Definition of intermitotic (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or being in the period between mitoses

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