acaryote


acaryote
n. [Gr. a, without; karyon, nut]
1. Lacking a nucleus.
2. A non-nucleated cell.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • acaryote — [akaʀjɔt] n. f. et adj. ÉTYM. Mil. XXe; de 2. a , et grec karuon « noyau ». → Caryo . ❖ ♦ N. f. Cellule vivante dépourvue de noyau. Adj. || Cellule acaryote, qui n a pas de noyau cellulaire …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • acaryote — SYN: akaryocyte …   Medical dictionary

  • acaryote — noun a cell without a nucleus (as an erythrocyte) • Syn: ↑akaryocyte, ↑akaryote • Hypernyms: ↑cell …   Useful english dictionary

  • akaryote — См. acaryote …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • akaryocyte — noun a cell that has no nucleus Syn: akaryote, acaryote …   Wiktionary

  • akaryocyte — A cell without a nucleus (karyon), such as the erythrocyte. SYN: acaryote, akaryote. [G. a priv. + karyon, kernel, + kytos, a hollow (cell)] …   Medical dictionary

  • akaryocyte — noun a cell without a nucleus (as an erythrocyte) • Syn: ↑akaryote, ↑acaryote • Hypernyms: ↑cell …   Useful english dictionary

  • akaryote — noun a cell without a nucleus (as an erythrocyte) • Syn: ↑akaryocyte, ↑acaryote • Hypernyms: ↑cell * * * (ˈ)āˈkarēˌōt noun ( s) Etymology: modification of New Latin akaryoton, from …   Useful english dictionary


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