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Glossary Term
Glossary Term Spindle
Definition The cellular apparatus that directs chromosome movement during cell division in mitosis or meiosis. The spindle is largely composed of microtubules. See the Figure at NHGRI.

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last database update
11/18/2014
MGI 5.20
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