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Furrow

Furrow 1. A trench in the earth made by, or as by, a plow. 2. Any trench, channel, or groove, as in wood or metal; a wrinkle... Read More

Cleavage furrow

A groove formed from the cell membrane in a dividing cell as the contractile ring... Read More

Cell plate

Definition noun A disc like structure in the plane of the equator of the spindle that separates the two sets of chromosomes... Read More

Score

score 1. A notch or incision; especially, one that is made as a tally mark; hence, a mark, or line, made for the purpose of... Read More

Mitosis

Mitosis Definition What is mitosis? In biology, mitosis refers to the cellular process where a single cell divides... Read More

Animal

Animal Definition An animal (plural: animals) refers to any of the eukaryotic multicellular organisms of the biological... Read More

Plant cell

Plant Cell Definition A plant cell refers to any cell of a plant. It is the structural and functional unit of plants. Plant... Read More

Animal cell

An animal cell is the fundamental functional unit of life of animals. It is also the basic unit of reproduction. Animal... Read More

Incompete cleavage

Definition noun (embryology) The partial cleavage in telolecithal or megalecithal eggs in certain animals, such as birds and... Read More

Meroblastic cleavage

Definition noun (embryology) The incomplete cleavage in telolecithal or megalecithal eggs of animals, such as birds and... Read More

Wrinkles

wrinkle 1. A small ridge, prominence, or furrow formed by the shrinking or contraction of any smooth substance; a... Read More

Gonidium

Gonidium (Science: zoology) a special groove or furrow at one or both angles of the mouth of many anthozoa. Origin: NL, fr.... Read More

Sulcus

Definition noun, plural: sulci (biology) A furrow or groove Supplement The term is widely used in medicine, zoology, and... Read More

Angiosperm

Angiosperms Definition What is an angiosperm? An angiosperm is a plant that produces flowers. The angiosperms, also... Read More

Gutter wound

Gutter wound a tangential wound that makes a furrow without perforating the skin. Synonym: crease wound, glancing... Read More

Plough

plough 1. A well-known implement, drawn by horses, mules, oxen, or other power, for turning up the soil to prepare it for... Read More

Cytokinesis

Definition noun The division of the cytoplasm and the plasma membrane following the division of the nucleus resulting into... Read More

Mite

Mite Definition What is mite? A mite is a minute arachnid, typically measuring less than 1 mm in length. It belongs to the... Read More

Glancing wound

Glancing wound --> gutter wound a tangential wound that makes a furrow without perforating the skin. Synonym: crease... Read More

Cleavage

Definition noun (1) A division or separation of form. (2) (cell biology) The act or state of splitting or dividing of a... Read More

Groove

Groove 1. A furrow, channel, or long hollow, such as may be formed by cutting, molding, grinding, the wearing force of... Read More

Holdens line

Holdens line The crease or furrow of the skin of the groin caused by flexion of the thigh.it is formed by the joining of the... Read More

Scratch

scratch 1. A break in the surface of a thing made by scratching, or by rubbing with anything pointed or rough; a slight... Read More

Channel

Channel a furrow, gutter, or groovelike passageway. See: canal. Origin: L. Canalis a bodily passage or tube lined with... Read More

Meiosis and Alternation of Generations

Review of Mitosis: Cell Cycle The cell cycle contains the process in which cells are either dividing or in between... Read More