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Miosis

(genetics) cell division that produces reproductive cells in sexually reproducing organisms; the nucleus divides into four nuclei each containing half the chromosome Number (leading to gametes in animals and spores in plants).Bold textIt takes place in two ways ie i AND II. These are:
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prophase i
MetaphaseI
AnaphaseI
Telephase i
And the above are used to seprate homologous chromosomes while the following are used to separate sistr chromosomes
prophase ii
metaphase ii
anaphase ii
Telephase II


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