variants or mitoclastic
: interrupting the normal course of mitosis
mitoclasic chemicals

Word History


mitoclasic from French mitoclasique, from mito- mit- + -clasique (from Greek klasis act of breaking + French -ique -ic); mitoclastic, probably modification (influenced by English -clastic) of French mitoclasique

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“Mitoclasic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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