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the third phase of mitosis, during which the chromosome pairs separate and move toward opposite poles
process in which homologous chromosomes exchange portions of their chromatids during meiosis
term used to refer to a cell that contains only a single set of chromosomes and therefore only a single set of genes
process by which the number of chromosomes per cell is cut in half through the separation of homologous chromosomes in a diploid cell
second phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes line up across the center of the cell
first and longest phase of mitosis, during which the chromosomes become visible and the centrioles separate and take up positions on the opposite sides of the nucleus
process by which cells from two different parents unite to produce the first cell of a new organism
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