terminalization

noun
ter·​mi·​nal·​iza·​tion | \ ˌtərmənᵊlə̇ˈzāshən, -ᵊlˌīz- \
plural -s

Definition of terminalization

: the movement of transverse bonds between paired chromosomes in meiosis from their points of origin toward the ends of the chromosomes

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History and Etymology for terminalization

terminal entry 1 + -ization

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“Terminalization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terminalization. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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