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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One of a network of achromatic filaments that extend inward from the poles of a dividing cell, forming a spindle-shaped figure.

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Examples

  • Then, during the one-hour mitotic phase, the spindle fiber network is monitored, determining if the fibers have joined properly to the chromatids.

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