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miosis

Noun1.miosis - (genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms; the nucleus divides into four nuclei each containing half the chromosome number (leading to gametes in animals and spores in plants)
2.miosis - reflex contraction of the sphincter muscle of the iris in response to a bright light (or certain drugs) causing the pupil to become smaller
anaphase, cell division, cellular division, cytokinesis, genetic science, genetics, karyokinesis, meiosis, metaphase, nondisjunction, prophase, reduction division, segregation, telophase
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