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karyorrhexis

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noun kar·y·or·rhex·is \ˌkar-ē-ȯr-ˈek-səs\

Medical Definition of karyorrhexis

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karyorrhexes

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  1. :  a degenerative cellular process involving fragmentation of the nucleus and the breakup of the chromatin into unstructured granules—compare karyolysis


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