science ch.4

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mitosis
the process in which the nucleus divides to form two identical nuclei
chromosome
a structure in the nucleus that contains hereditary material
asexual reproduction
a type of reproduction in which a new organism is produced from one organism and has DNA identical to the parent organism.
fission
where an organism does not contain a nucleus copies its genetic material and then divides into two identical organisms.
budding
a type of asexual reproduction made possible because of cell division
regeneration
the process that uses cell divison to regrow body parts