interphase

noun in·ter·phase \ ˈin-tər-ˌfāz \

Definition of interphase

: the interval between the end of one mitotic or meiotic division and the beginning of another

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1913

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interphase

noun in·ter·phase \ ˈint-ər-ˌfāz \

medical Definition of interphase

: the interval between the end of one mitotic or meiotic division and the beginning of another called also resting stage

interphasic

play \-ik\ adjective

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