amei·​o·​sis ˌā-ˌmī-ˈō-səs How to pronounce ameiosis (audio)
plural ameioses -ˌsēz How to pronounce ameiosis (audio)
: suppression of one of the meiotic divisions (as in parthenogenesis) resulting in nonreduction of chromosomes

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“Ameiosis.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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