karyoplast

[ kărē-ə-plăst′ ]

n.

A cell nucleus surrounded by a narrow band of cytoplasm and a plasma membrane.

Nearby words

  1. kin-,
  2. kina,
  3. kinabalu,
  4. kinaesthesia,
  5. kinanesthesia,
  6. kincaid,
  7. kincaid, jamaica,
  8. kincardine,
  9. kincardineshire,
  10. kinchin


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