Mitosis in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Mitosis

the course in which a cell divides and forms two distinct cells, each having the same amount of chromosomes as the original cell

Examples of Mitosis in a sentence

A worm that has been split apart can often regenerate through a type of cell division known as mitosis.  🔊

When skin cells on the body slough off, new cells created during mitosis take their place.  🔊

Each cell that results after mitosis has a complete set of chromosomes.  🔊

In simple terms, mitosis centers on the splitting of one cell into two whole cells.  🔊

The cell division of mitosis is essential for tissue growth.  🔊

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