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nucleolar

[ noo-klee-uh-ler, nyoo-, noo-klee-oh-, nyoo- ]
/ nuˈkli ə lər, nyu-, ˌnu kliˈoʊ-, ˌnyu- /
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adjective Cell Biology.
of, relating to, or forming a nucleolus.
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Origin of nucleolar

First recorded in 1860–65; nucleol(us) + -ar1

OTHER WORDS FROM nucleolar

mul·ti·nu·cle·o·lar, adjective
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