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Nubuck

/ˈnjuːˌbʌk/
noun
1.
(sometimes not capital) leather that has been rubbed on the flesh side of the skin to give it a fine velvet-like finish
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noun

any of numerous structures with complex openings in a nuclear membrane which allow passage of molecules between the nucleus and surrounding cytoplasm; any of the numerous perforations in a nuclear membrane which allow materials to flow in and out

Examples

Nuclear pores are generated by a large protein assembly.

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