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Cell cycle

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The cell cycle, or cell-division cycle, is the series of events that take place in a cell leading to its division and duplication (replication). In cells without a nucleus (prokaryotic), the cell cycle occurs via a process termed binary fission. (Wikipedia)

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Biological phenomena
N/ACell division

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Cell division cycle

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