nine plus zero array


noun Cell Biology.

the arrangement of microtubules characteristic of basal bodies and centrioles, consisting of nine evenly spaced triplets between the outer and inner walls of the structure and having no central microtubules. Symbol: 9 + 0.

Nearby words

  1. nincompoop,
  2. nine,
  3. nine ball,
  4. nine days' wonder,
  5. nine plus two array,
  6. nine worthies,
  7. nine-banded armadillo,
  8. nine-days wonder,
  9. nine-eleven,
  10. nine-spot

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