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telophase (n.)

1895 in cytology, from Greek telo-, combining form of telos "the end, fulfillment, completion" (see telos) + phase (n.).

updated on October 09, 2017

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Definitions of telophase from WordNet

telophase (n.)
the final stage of meiosis when the chromosomes move toward opposite ends of the nuclear spindle;
telophase (n.)
the final stage of mitosis;
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