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Meiosis

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  • Answer:

    Meiosis is a type of cell division in which reduces the number of chromosomes by half.

    Explanation:

    Meiosis (not to be confused with mitosis) occurs in every sexually reproducing eukaryote and is required to produce egg and sperm cells. The result of meiosis is four daughter cells.

    https://bio.rutgers.edu/~gb101/lab10_meiosis/meiosis_web/index10.html

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