[noo-klee-uh-proh-teen, -tee-in, nyoo-]
Origin of nucleoprotein
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- a compound within a cell nucleus that consists of a protein bound to a nucleic acid
- Any of a group of substances found in the nuclei of all living cells and in viruses and composed of a protein and a nucleic acid.