Meaning of dictyotene in English:

dictyotene

Pronunciation /ˈdɪktɪətiːn/

See synonyms for dictyotene

noun

Biology
  • The dictyate stage of meiosis in oocytes; = dictyate .

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Nature: a weekly journal of science. From dictyo- + -tene, after dictyate.