spi|reme


spi|reme
spi|reme «SPY reem», noun.
the threadlike coils appearing in the nucleus of a cell at the beginning of the prophase of mitosis, which give rise to the chromosomes.
[< German Spirem < Greek speírēma, -atos, variant of speírāma a coiling < speirâsthai be coiled < speîra a coil]

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