[oh-uh-ki-nee-sis, -kahy-] /ˌoʊ ə kɪˈni sɪs, -kaɪ-/
noun, Cell Biology.
the series of nuclear changes occurring in the ovum during maturation and fertilization.
ookinesis o·o·ki·ne·sis (ō’ə-kə-nē’sĭs, -kī-)
The chromosomal movements of the egg that take place during maturation and fertilization.
noun 1. a bar at a reception that serves drinks whose cost has been borne by the host, an admission charge, a sponsor, etc.: Before the banquet there will be an open bar from 5 to 7 p.m. noun a social event when drinks are served for free or prepaid through the admission fee
- Open biopsy
open biopsy o·pen biopsy (ō’pən) n. Incision or excision of a region from which a biopsy is taken.
- Open bite
open bite n. See apertognathia.
noun 1. someone or something easily understood or interpreted; something very clear: The child’s face is an open book. noun 1. a person or thing without secrecy or concealment that can be easily known or interpreted adjective pertaining to a test during which a student may refer to a book or books Examples He did […]