anucleate

[ ey-noo-klee-it, ey-nyoo- ]
/ eɪˈnu kli ɪt, eɪˈnyu- /
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adjective Cell Biology.

having no nucleus.

Nearby words

  1. antwerp,
  2. antwerp blue,
  3. antwren,
  4. anu,
  5. anubis,
  6. anucleolate,
  7. anug,
  8. anulus,
  9. anunnaki,
  10. anuradhapura

Also a·nu·cle·at·ed [ey-noo-klee-ey-tid, ey-nyoo-] /eɪˈnu kliˌeɪ tɪd, eɪˈnyu-/.

Origin of anucleate


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Examples from the Web for anucleate

  • In anucleate cells there is probably only a single process of layer formation round an infinitely small nucleolus.

    Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell