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, in the meaning defined above

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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

Other words from interphase

interphasic \-ik \ adjective

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