from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An agent that induces mitosis.
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- n. Any substance that stimulates mitosis.
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- n. an agent that triggers mitosis
mito(sis) + -gen.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From mitosis ("cell division") + -gen ("a producer of something"). (Wiktionary)