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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A process by which chromosomes replicate without the division of the cell nucleus.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The replication of chromosomes without the division of the cell nucleus


endo- +‎ mitosis (Wiktionary)


  • SHIP deficient MK precursors preserve endomitosis function Megakaryocytic precursors, unlike other cells, continue to synthesize DNA during differentiation.

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