Meaning of meiotically in English:


Pronunciation /mʌɪˈɒtɪk(ə)li/


See meiosis

‘Systematic disruption of meiotically induced genes and analysis of the resulting sporulation phenotypes has uncovered many genes involved in various aspects of sporulation.’
  • ‘Following selection, haploids produce gametes mitotically and diploids produce gametes meiotically that then enter the random mating pool.’
  • ‘Triploids are often phenotypically normal plants but are meiotically unstable and therefore transient.’
  • ‘Germ cells can divide mitotically to replenish germline tissue or meiotically to produce gametes.’
  • ‘Crosses that generated three or four meiotically related seeds were selected for analysis.’