eukaryotic
adjective see eukaryote

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  • eukaryotic — adj. having cells with visible nuclei surrounded by a nuclear membrane; pertaining to eukaryotes. Contrasted with {prokaryotic}. Syn: eucaryotic. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • eukaryotic — eukaryotic. См. эукариотический. (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.

  • eukaryotic — also eucaryotic, characterized by well defined cells (with nuclei and cell walls), 1957, from Fr. eucaryote (1925), from Gk. eu well (see EU (Cf. eu )) + karyon nut, kernel. Related: Eukaryote; eucaryote …   Etymology dictionary

  • eukaryotic — See eukaryote. * * * …   Universalium

  • eukaryotic — adjective a) Having complex cells in which the genetic material is organized into membrane bound nuclei. b) Of or pertaining to a eukaryote …   Wiktionary

  • eukaryotic — Pertaining to or characteristic of a eukaryote. SYN: eucaryotic …   Medical dictionary

  • eukaryotic — adj. (about a cell) having cell organelles and nuclei with chromosomes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • eukaryotic — eu·kary·ot·ic …   English syllables

  • eukaryotic — adjective having cells with good or membrane bound nuclei • Syn: ↑eucaryotic • Ant: ↑procaryotic (for: ↑eucaryotic), ↑prokaryotic • Pertains to noun: ↑eukary …   Useful english dictionary

  • Eukaryotic translation — is the process by which messenger RNA is translated into proteins in eukaryotes. It consists of initiation, elongation and termination [http://nobelprize.org/educational games/medicine/dna/a/translation/ nobelprize.org] Translation] InitiationCap …   Wikipedia

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