Definition of postmitotic in English:

postmitotic

adjective

  • Occurring subsequent to mitosis; specifically (of a cell) having ceased (reversibly or irreversibly) to display cell division.

noun

  • A cell which is unlikely or unable to divide again.

Origin

1940s. From post- + mitotic.

Pronunciation

postmitotic

/ˌpəʊs(t)mʌɪˈtɒtɪk/