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binucleate

[ bahy-noo-klee-it, -eyt, -nyoo- ]
/ baɪˈnu kli ɪt, -ˌeɪt, -ˈnyu- /
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adjective Cell Biology.
having two nuclei.
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Also bi·nu·cle·ar [bahy-noo-klee-er, -nyoo-], /baɪˈnu kli ər, -ˈnyu-/, 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 binucleate

binucleate
/ (baɪˈnjuːklɪˌeɪt, -ɪt) /

adjective
biology having two nucleia binucleate cell Also: binuclear, binucleated
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Medical definitions for binucleate

binucleate
[ bī-nōōklē-ĭt, -āt′ ]

adj.
Having two nuclei.
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