Enucleation E*nu`cle*a"tion, n. [Cf. F. ['e]nucl['e]ation.] The act of enucleating; elucidation; exposition. [1913 Webster]

Neither sir, nor water, nor food, seem directly to contribute anything to the enucleation of this disease. --Tooke. [1913 Webster]

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  • énucléation — [ enykleasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1453 « éclaircissement »; du lat. enucleare « enlever le noyau (nucleus) » et fig. « élucider » 1 ♦ (1611) Extraction du noyau (d un fruit). ⇒ dénoyautage. 2 ♦ (1824) Chir. Extirpation (d une tumeur). Ablation totale de l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • enucleation — enucleation. См. энуклеация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Enucleation — (v. lat., Auskernung), Entwickelung, Erklärung …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Enucleation — Enucleation, lat. dtsch., Auskernung, Erklärung; enucleiren, auskernen, erklären …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • enucleation — index comment, explanation, illustration, paraphrase Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • enucleation — 1640s, from verb enucleate (1540s), from L. enucleatus pure, clean, pp. of enucleare to lay open, explain in detail, lit. “to remove the kernel of” (see EX (Cf. ex ) + NUCLEUS (Cf. nucleus)). Mostly figurative in Latin (the notion is of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Enucleation — Interventions infobox Name = PAGENAME ICD10 = ICD9 = 16.4 OtherCodes = Enucleation is removal of the eye, leaving the eye muscles and remaining orbital contents intact. This type of ocular surgery is indicated for a number of different ocular… …   Wikipedia

  • Énucléation — L’énucléation est un terme médical pour désigner l’acte de retirer un œil. Portail de la médecine Catégories : ŒilOphtalmologie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • enucleation — noun surgical removal of something without cutting into it the enucleation of the tumor • Derivationally related forms: ↑enucleate • Hypernyms: ↑operation, ↑surgery, ↑surgical operation, ↑surgical procedure, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • enucleation — noun see enucleate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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