postmeiotic fusion

postmeiotic fusion

[¦pōst·mē‚äd·ik ′fyü·zhən]
(cell and molecular biology)
The union of two identical haploid nuclei produced by mitotic division of the egg nucleus, resulting in restoration of the diploid state.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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