meiotic phase

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mei·ot·ic phase

the stage of nuclear changes in the sexual cells during which reduction of the chromosomes takes place; it embraces the cell generations of the spermatocytes and oocytes.
Synonym(s): reduction phase
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The Air Force also awarded Lockheed Martin and Raytheon $900 million each for the technology maturation and risk reduction phase of the Long Range Stand-Off weapon, known as LRSO, which is intended to replace aging AGM-86B air-launched cruise missiles.
It has two phases: a reduction phase to lessen lymphoedema which might last two to four weeks, followed by a maintenance phase to prevent its recurrence.
4 million contract to enter the technological maturation and risk reduction phase of the Long-Range Precision Fires program.
The AIM-9X IFPC is scheduled for a Milestone B decision this summer, signifying the end of the technology maturation and risk reduction phase.
Very early in our planning, we determine the basic program structure, whether we will have a dedicated risk reduction phase, what basic contract types we will use, our criteria for entering design for production and for entering production itself, and how much time and money we will need to execute the program.
SSN Reduction Phase 1 and 2 Results Number of Number Number of Number of Percentage official of forms forms forms that of DON forms forms in with canceled eliminated or that can the DON SSNs substitutea reduce SSN the SSN use requirement ~26,000 8,886 1,790 2,106 44% Total Number of Number of Number of IT Percentage number of IT corrections systems that of IT IT systems systems to the can systems that in with DTTPR-DON eliminate or can reduce DITPR-DON SSNs database substitute SSN use the SSN 1,572 205 26 45 25%
The scheme includes the goal setting, reduction phase & trading phase.
Japan repeats opposition to new reduction phase under climate pact
Of the 137 children, 70 completed the dose reduction phase.
My husband is in the civil engineering career field which is being made smaller because of mandatory cross training and Force Reduction Phase II.
The system's design and development contract includes a 14-month risk reduction phase and a 36-month testing/integration phase to ready the JCM for initial production.
The reduction occurred during a stable steroid phase and during a steroid reduction phase.
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