System Glossary
 Glossary Search for meiosis (Search Options)

Definition of Term

meiosis
(english) Division of the nucleus in an eukaryotic cell which results in daughter nuclei with haploid (halved) set of chromosomes, to form gametes (eggs or sperms). (See also: gamete, mitosis, chromosome)
méiose
(french) Division du noyau dans une cellule eucaryotique qui a un noyau filial avec des lots de chromosomes haploïdes pour résultat (= divisé en deux), pour former des gamètes (des oeufs ou des spermes). (See also: gamete, mitosis, chromosome)
meiose
(portuguese) Divisão do núcleo numa célula eucariótica da qual resultam núcleos haplóide, ou seja, que contém metade dos cromossomas, para formar os gâmetas (óvulos ou espermatozóides). (See also: gamete, mitosis, chromosome)

Other Search Engines

European Environment Agency Glossary of the European Environmental Agency
Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia
Encyclopedia Britannica Highly authoritative source
EPA Terms Glossary of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
LingInfo Glossary of biological terms
Google Search The largest Internet Search Engine
Google Image Search for Images related to the term
Glossary Index: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Back to Search
Update Glossary Entry | Add Glossary Entry
Back to Top