Medical Definition of Metaphase plate

1. The plane of the spindle approximately equidistant from the two poles along which the chromosomes are lined up during mitosis or meiosis. Also termed the equator. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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