Metaphrase vs Metaphase - What's the difference?

metaphrase | metaphase |


As nouns the difference between metaphrase and metaphase

is that metaphrase is a literal, word-for-word translation while metaphase is the stage of mitosis and meiosis, that follows prophase and comes before anaphase, during which condensed chromosomes become aligned before being separated.

As a verb metaphrase

is to make such a literal translation.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

metaphrase

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • a literal, word-for-word translation.
  • An answering phrase; repartee.
  • Verb

    (metaphras)
  • to make such a literal translation.
  • See also

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    metaphase

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia metaphase) (en noun)
  • the stage of mitosis and meiosis, that follows prophase and comes before anaphase, during which condensed chromosomes become aligned before being separated