partial cleavage


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partial cleavage

[pär′shəl]
mitotic division of only part of a fertilized ovum, usually the activated cytoplasmic part surrounding the nucleus. Compare total cleavage. See also meroblastic.
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The work also incorporate the trackwork and catenary below Track work * The laying operations and installing track panels required for OA work since the railway platform (diaphragm walls) during operation under partial cleavage of the track,* The full path of the file starts work under full cut of the track,* The rest of the way to the end of proceedings.
The most common problem respondents experience with their restriction enzymes is partial cleavage of DNA.