binucleate

or bi·nu·cle·ar

[bahy-noo-klee-it, -eyt or bahy-noo-klee-er; -nyoo-]

adjective Cell Biology.

having two nuclei.

Nearby words

  1. bins,
  2. binswanger's disease,
  3. bint,
  4. binturong,
  5. binuclear family,
  6. binucleolate,
  7. binyon,
  8. bio,
  9. bio-,
  10. bio-organism

Also bi·nu·cle·at·ed [bahy-noo-klee-ey-tid, -nyoo-] /baɪˈnu kliˌeɪ tɪd, -ˈnyu-/.

Origin of binucleate

First recorded in 1880–85; bi-1 + nucleate

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British Dictionary definitions for binuclear

binucleate

adjective

biology having two nucleia binucleate cell Also: binuclear, binucleated
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