daughter cell
one of the two or more cells formed by the division of a mother cell.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Daughter cell — Daughter Daugh ter, n.; pl. {Daughters}; obs. pl. {Daughtren}. [OE. doughter, doghter, dohter, AS. dohtor, dohter; akin to OS. dohtar, D. dochter, G. tochter, Icel. d[=o]ttir, Sw. dotter, Dan. dotter, datter, Goth. da[ u]htar,, OSlav. d[u^]shti,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • daughter cell — n. Biol. either of the two cells that result from the division of a cell, as in mitosis * * * …   Universalium

  • daughter cell — n. Biol. either of the two cells that result from the division of a cell, as in mitosis …   English World dictionary

  • daughter cell — daughter cell. См. сестринская клетка. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • daughter cell — noun a cell formed by the division or budding of another cell anthrax grows by dividing into two daughter cells that are generally identical • Hypernyms: ↑cell * * * daughter cell, one of two new cells formed when an old cell of an organism… …   Useful english dictionary

  • daughter cell — noun A cell produced by reproductive division of a cell during mitosis or meiosis …   Wiktionary

  • daughter cell — noun Biology a cell formed by the division or budding of another …   English new terms dictionary

  • Daughter — Daugh ter, n.; pl. {Daughters}; obs. pl. {Daughtren}. [OE. doughter, doghter, dohter, AS. dohtor, dohter; akin to OS. dohtar, D. dochter, G. tochter, Icel. d[=o]ttir, Sw. dotter, Dan. dotter, datter, Goth. da[ u]htar,, OSlav. d[u^]shti, Russ.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cell — cell1 cell like, adj. /sel/, n. 1. a small room, as in a convent or prison. 2. any of various small compartments or bounded areas forming part of a whole. 3. a small group acting as a unit within a larger organization: a local cell of the… …   Universalium

  • Cell growth — The term cell growth is used in two different ways in biology. When used in the context of reproduction cells of living cells the phrase cell growth is shorthand for the idea of growth in cell populations by means of cell reproduction. During… …   Wikipedia

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