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Asexual Division

Definition of the noun Asexual Division

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noun

  1. The process of binary fission in cells where a cell divides to form daughter cells.

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Google previewBiotechnology 101 (2006)

by Brian Shmaefsky

Asexual division is a type of reproduction in which ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

Many merozoites are formed during the asexual division of the schizont (see schizogony). The released merozoites may invade new red blood cells or new liver cells, and continue the asexual phase with the production of yet more merozoites, ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (2012)

by John M. Lackie

formed during the asexual division of the schizont.

Google previewBantam Medical Dictionary, Fifth Edition (2009)

by Laurence Urdang

Many merozoites are formed during the asexual division of the schizont (see schizogony). The released merozoites may invade new red blood cells or new liver cells and continue the asexual phase with the production of yet more merozoites.

Google previewA Dictionary of Genetics (2013)

by Robert C. King, Pamela Mulligan, William Stansfield

binary fission by which a parent prokaryote cell splits transversely an amitotic, asexual division process into daughter cells of approximately equal size. Compare with septal fission. bindin tebrates that is ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Marine Science (2008)

by Barbara Charton, John Tietjen

The organisms secrete plates of calcium carbonate that detach from the living organism, presumably during asexual division or upon the death of the organism, and drift down into the bottom sediment. The tiny protist is named for Thomas ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Parasitology: A-M (2008)

by Heinz Mehlhorn, Horst Aspöck

Asexual division phase: a meront (= ->schizont) gives rise to cytomere-like stages or forms merozoites, — »Coccidia, — >Microsporidia. Fly of the family Muscidae ( 9-13 mm long, black body with yellow wings), which is found on faeces, where ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature

Throughout the whole summer chains of zooids are met with; in autumn this asexual division probably ceases to occur; the several individuals become sexually mature, separate from each other, and lay eggs which remain quicscent during ...

Google previewThe new Werner twentieth century edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica (1907)

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Throughout the whole summer chains of zooids are met with ; in autumn this asexual division probably ceases to occur; the several individuals become sexually mature, separate from each other, and lay eggs which remain quiescent during ...

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