nucleorrhexis

[nōō′klē-ə-rĕksĭs]

n.

Fragmentation of a cell nucleus.

Nearby words

  1. nucleopetal,
  2. nucleophile,
  3. nucleophilic,
  4. nucleoplasm,
  5. nucleoprotein,
  6. nucleosidase,
  7. nucleoside,
  8. nucleoside analogue,
  9. nucleosome,
  10. nucleosynthesis


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