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s phase

s phase
S s

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [es feyz]
    • /ɛs feɪz/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [es feyz]
    • /ɛs feɪz/

Definition of s phase words

  • noun s phase the period of the cell cycle prior to mitosis, during which the chromosomes are replicated. 1

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Origin of s phase

First appearance:

before 1940
One of the 7% newest English words
First recorded in 1940-45

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Parts of speech for S phase

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

s phase popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 44% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

s phase usage trend in Literature

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