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nucleolated

or nucleolate

[noo-klee-uh-ley-tid or noo-klee-uh-leyt, -lit; nyoo-, noo-klee-uh-, nyoo-] /ˈnu kli əˌleɪ tɪd or ˈnu kli əˌleɪt, -lɪt; ˈnyu-, nuˈkli ə-, nyu-/
adjective
1.
containing a nucleolus or nucleoli.
Origin of nucleolated
1840-1850
1840-50; nucleol(us) + -ate1 + -ed3
Related forms
multinucleolate, adjective
multinucleolated, adjective
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nucleolate in Medicine

nucleolate nu·cle·o·late (nōō'klē-ə-lāt', nyōō'-) or nu·cle·o·lat·ed (-lā'tĭd)
adj.
Having a nucleolus or nucleoli.

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