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diakinesis


Fifth substage of prophase I in meiosis. In diakinesis, chromosomes contract, the nuclear membrane breaks down, and the spindle forms. © 2005 by W. H. Freeman and Company. All rights reserved. Pierce, B. Genetics: A conceptual approach. 2nd Edition.
Source: nature.com

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diakinesis


(n) the final stage of the prophase of meiosis
Source: beedictionary.com

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diakinesis


The stage of Meiotic Prophase I following Diplonema when the homologous Chromosomes complete Crossing Over and separation, and become fully condensed.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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diakinesis


The stage that follows diplonema and during which the four chromatids of each tetrad are most condensed and the chiasmata often terminalize.
Source: archaeologyinfo.com

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diakinesis


The final stage of prophase 1 of meiosis when chiasmata terminalize.
Source: groups.molbiosci.northwestern.edu

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