Meiosis- definition, purpose, stages, applications with diagram

Meiosis- definition, purpose, stages, applications with diagram

Meiosis definition Meiosis is a type of cell division in sexually reproducing eukaryotes, resulting in four daughter cells (gametes), each of which has half the number of chromosomes as compared to the original diploid parent cell. The haploid cells become gametes, which by union with another haploid cell during fertilization defines sexual reproduction and formation of a new generation of …

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