dictyokinesis

noun
dic·​tyo·​ki·​ne·​sis | \ ˌdik-tē-ō-kī-ˈnē-səs How to pronounce dictyokinesis (audio) \
plural dictyokineses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce dictyokinesis (audio) \

Medical Definition of dictyokinesis

: fission of the Golgi apparatus as a normal reproductive process

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“Dictyokinesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dictyokinesis. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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