Definition of amitotically in English:

amitotically

adverb

Biology
  • See amitotic

    • ‘In contrast, the macronucleus serves as the somatic nucleus, divides amitotically, contains multiple copies of most genes, and is transcriptionally active.’
    • ‘The MAC divides amitotically, resulting in a random distribution of chromosome copies.’
    • ‘In contrast, the somatic macronucleus is polyploid, divides amitotically, and is actively transcribed.’
    • ‘The ‘peanut shell’ stages represent MACs dividing amitotically.’