intranuclear

[ in-truh-noo-klee-er, -nyoo- or, by metathesis, -kyuh-ler ]
/ ˌɪn trəˈnu kli ər, -ˈnyu- or, by metathesis, -kyə lər /

adjective

existing or taking place within a nucleus.

Nearby words

  1. intransigence,
  2. intransigent,
  3. intransitive,
  4. intransitive verb,
  5. intrant,
  6. intraocular,
  7. intraocular lens,
  8. intraocular pressure,
  9. intraocular tension,
  10. intraoral

Origin of intranuclear

First recorded in 1885–90; intra- + nuclear

Pronunciation note

See nuclear.

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British Dictionary definitions for intranuclear

intranuclear

/ (ˌɪntrəˈnjuːklɪə) /

adjective

situated or occurring within a nucleus
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