Definitions for "Totipotency"
Capability of certain cells to be cultured in the laboratory and undergo sustained cell divisions. Application of hormonal and other signals triggers the tissue to undergo a programmed, developmental pathway that leads to the reformation of the entire organism.
capacity to regenerate an entire organism from a single cell. A common feature of plant cells.
In a cell, the condition of possessing all the genetic information and other capacities necessary to form an entire individual.