the double membrane surrounding the nucleus within a cell.
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Also called nuclear envelope.
Origin of nuclear membrane
First recorded in 1885–90
Words nearby nuclear membrane
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Medical definitions for nuclear membrane
The double-layered membrane enclosing the nucleus of a cell.nuclear envelope
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Scientific definitions for nuclear membrane
See nuclear envelope.
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