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Medical Term:

metakinesis

Pronunciation: met'a-ki-ne'sis, -ki-ne'se-a

Definition: Moving apart; the separation of the two chromatids of each chromosome and their movement to opposite poles in the anaphase of mitosis.

[meta- + G. kinesis, movement]

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