cytokinetic
adjective see cytokinesis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cytokinetic — See cytokinesis. * * * …   Universalium

  • cytokinetic — adjective Of or pertaining to cytokinesis or to cytokinetics …   Wiktionary

  • cytokinetic — adj. (Biology) pertaining to cytokinesis (changes in the cytoplasm, cell division) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cytokinetic — cy·to·kinetic …   English syllables

  • cytokinetic — adjective of or relating to the division of the cytoplasm of a cell following the division of the nucleus • Pertains to noun: ↑cytokinesis * * * adjective see cytokinesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • cytokinesis — cytokinetic /suy toh ki net ik, kuy /, adj. /suy toh ki nee sis, kuy /, n. Cell Biol. the division of the cell cytoplasm that usually follows mitotic or meiotic division of the nucleus. [1915 20; CYTO + KINESIS] * * * ▪ biology       in biology,… …   Universalium

  • cytokinesis — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1919 1. the cytoplasmic changes accompanying mitosis 2. cleavage of the cytoplasm into daughter cells following nuclear division • cytokinetic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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