Paranucleus \Par`a*nu"cle*us\, n. [Pref. para- + nucleus.] (Biol.) Some as {Nucleolus}. [1913 Webster]

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  • paranucleus — An accessory nucleus or small mass of chromatin lying outside, though near, the nucleus …   Medical dictionary

  • paranucleus — para·nucleus …   English syllables

  • paranucleus — “+ noun (plural paranuclei) Etymology: New Latin, from para (I) + nucleus 1. : an accessory or additional nucleus or body resembling a nucleus in a cell 2. : one of the nuclei derived from polar bodies that functi …   Useful english dictionary

  • macromitosome — n. [Gr. makros, large; mitos, thread; soma, body] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) The paranucleus as seen in Lepidoptera …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • paranucleate — Relating to or having a paranucleus. SYN: paranuclear (1) …   Medical dictionary

  • παραπυρήνας — ο βιολ. (σε ορισμένα έντομα) ο πυρήνας που δημιουργείται με συγχώνευση τών πολικών σωματίων και προκαλεί τον σχηματισμό ενός ειδικού κυτταροπλάσματος γύρω του, τού τροφαμνίου, το οποίο χρησιμοποιείται από το έμβρυο, που δεν μπορεί να τραφεί… …   Dictionary of Greek

  • paranucleu — PARANUCLÉU s. m. corpuscul coexistent cu nucleul propriu zis al celulei. (< engl. paranucleus) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • paranuclear — |parə+ adjective Etymology: para (I) + nuclear : of or relating to a paranucleus …   Useful english dictionary

  • trophamnion — träf+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from troph + amnion : a nutritive sheath that sometimes invests the embryonic portion of the insect egg especially in polyembryonic insects see paranucleus …   Useful english dictionary

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