mantle fiber

noun

Definition of mantle fiber

: one of the apparent fibers that pass between the centromeres of the chromosomes and the poles of the mitotic spindle and that appear to draw the chromosomes apart

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“Mantle fiber.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mantle%20fiber. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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