Glossary Term: Meiosis

(Pronounced my-oh-sys)

The process (as it relates to gilled mushrooms) of cell division by which a single cell with a diploid nucleus subdivides into four cells with one haploid nucleus each. This takes place as the developing basidium (basidia) forms and transports nuclei within itself and into spores.

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