cytodieresis

noun
cy·​to·​di·​er·​e·​sis | \ ˌsīt-ō-dī-ˈer-ə-səs How to pronounce cytodieresis (audio) \
plural cytodiereses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce cytodieresis (audio) \

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“Cytodieresis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cytodieresis. Accessed 14 May. 2021.

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