karyomicrosome

[kăr′ē-ō-mīkrə-sōm′]

n.

Any of the minute particles or granules that make up the substance of the cell nucleus.

Nearby words

  1. kilogauss,
  2. kilogram,
  3. kilogram calorie,
  4. kilogram-force,
  5. kilogram-meter,
  6. kilojoule,
  7. kiloliter,
  8. kilolitre,
  9. kilomegacycle,
  10. kilometer


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