nuclei

[ noo-klee-ahy, nyoo- ]
/ ˈnu kliˌaɪ, ˈnyu- /

noun

plural of nucleus.

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Origin of nuclei

<Latin nucleī, nominative plural of nucleus;see nucleus
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British Dictionary definitions for nuclei

nuclei
/ (ˈnjuːklɪˌaɪ) /

noun

a plural of nucleus
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Medical definitions for nuclei

nuclei
[ nōōklē-ī′ ]

n.

Plural ofnucleus
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