Associations to the word «Pachytene»


PACHYTENE, noun. (biology) The third prophase of meiosis, during which the chromosomes shorten and divide into four chromatids

Dictionary definition

PACHYTENE, noun. The third stage of the prophase of meiosis.

Wise words

Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.
Charles de Gaulle