ookinesis


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ookinesis

 [o″o-kĭ-ne´sis]
the mitotic movements of an oocyte during maturation and fertilization.
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o·o·ki·ne·sis

, ookinesia (ō'ō-ki-nē'sis, -zē-ă),
Chromosomal movements of the oocyte during maturation and fertilization.
[G. ōon, egg, + kinēsis, movement]
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o·o·ki·ne·sis

, ookinesia (ō'ŏ-ki-nē'sis, -nē'zē-ă)
Chromosomal movements of the oocyte during maturation and fertilization.
[G. ōon, egg, + kinēsis, movement]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012