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Definition of Fissional
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Literary usage of Fissional
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1. The American Geologist: A Monthly Journal of Geology and Allied Sciences by Newton Horace Winchell (1898)
"As only such sections previously came under observation, it can easily be understood why the four fissional plications continued to be regarded as septa or ..."
2. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society by Royal Microscopical Society, London (1878)
"organisms, making manifest the periods of greatest fissional intensify; and also showing the result following on the cessation of fission. ..."
3. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1872)
"... is frequently wanting in otherwise perfectly regular and well-developed coccoliths. Many corpuscles with fissional processes or doublings occurring in ..."
4. A Contribution to the Morphology and Biology of the Stentors by Herbert Parlin Johnson (1893)
"... the fissional constriction which appears later. It seldom or never coincides with the fission-line (Fig. 31). Synchronous with the constriction ..."
5. Why Does Man Exist?: The Continuation and Conclusion of Whence Comes Man? by Arthur John Bell (1890)
"ALTHOUGH both animal and vegetable physiology recognise various modes of reproduction—asexual, sexual, fissional, conjugational, ..."
6. Against Dogma and Free-will and for Weismanism by H. Croft Hiller (1893)
"... what will be the limit to its fissional activity : in other words, the determinant at maturity impresses on the cell its specific character, ..."