[in-ter-feyz] /ˈɪn tərˌfeɪz/
noun, Cell Biology.
the period of the cell cycle during which the nucleus is not undergoing division, typically occurring between mitotic or meiotic divisions.
Also called interkinesis.
Compare , , .
(biology) the period between two successive divisions of a cell
1913, from German interphase (1912); see inter- + phase.
interphase in·ter·phase (ĭn’tər-fāz’)
The stage of a cell between two successive mitotic or meiotic divisions. Also called interkinesis.
The stage in the development of a cell following mitosis or meiosis, during which the nucleus is not dividing. In cells that will undergo further division, the DNA in the nucleus is duplicated in preparation for the next division.
[in-ter-fohn] /ˈɪn tərˌfoʊn/ noun 1. an intercommunication system using telephones to connect offices, stations, etc., as in a building or ship; intercom. 2. a telephone used in such a system. /ˈɪntəˌfəʊn/ noun 1. a telephone system for linking different rooms within a building, ship, etc
interphyletic in·ter·phy·let·ic (ĭn’tər-fī-lět’ĭk) adj. Transitional in form between two kinds of cells during the course of metaplasia.
[in-ter-plan-i-ter-ee] /ˌɪn tərˈplæn ɪˌtɛr i/ adjective 1. being or occurring between the planets or between a planet and the sun. /ˌɪntəˈplænɪtərɪ, -trɪ/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or existing between planets adj. 1690s, “existing between planets,” from inter- + planetary. In reference to travel between planets, attested from 1897.
- Interplanetary space
interplanetary space (ĭn’tər-plān’ĭ-těr’ē) See under space.