Multinucleated
Multinucleate Mul`ti*nu"cle*ate, Multinucleated Mul`ti*nu"cle*a`ted, a. (Biol.) Multinuclear. [1913 Webster]

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  • multinucleated — mul·ti·nucleated …   English syllables

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