premeiotic

adjective pre·mei·ot·ic \ ˌprē-mī-ˈä-tik \
variants: or less commonly pre-meiotic

Definition of premeiotic

: of, occurring in, or typical of a stage prior to meiosis
  • premeiotic DNA synthesis
  • premeiotic tissue

First Known Use of premeiotic

1905

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premeiotic

adjective pre·mei·ot·ic \ -mī-ˈät-ik \

medical Definition of premeiotic

: of, occurring in, or typical of a stage prior to meiosis
  • premeiotic DNA synthesis
  • premeiotic tissue

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