Karyomiton
Karyomiton Kar`y*om"i*ton (k[a^]r`[i^]*[o^]m"[i^]*t[o^]n), n. [NL., Gr. ka`ryon a nut + mi`tos a thread.] (Biol.) The reticular network of fine fibers, of which the nucleus of a cell is in part composed; -- in opposition to {kytomiton}, or the network in the body of the cell. --W. Flemming. [1913 Webster]

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  • Kytomiton — Ky*tom i*ton (k[ i]*t[o^]m [i^]*t[o^]n), n. [NL., from Gr. ky tos a hollow vessel + mi tos a thread.] (Biol.) See {Karyomiton}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • kar|y|om|i|tome — «KAR ee OM uh tohm», noun. Biology. the network of fibers which forms a constituent of the nucleus of a cell before the process of mitosis begins. ╂[variant of earlier karyomiton < karyo + míton, neuter of Greek mítos thread] …   Useful english dictionary

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