uninucleate
adjective Date: 1885 having a single nucleus <
a uninucleate yeast cell
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  • uninucleate — /yooh neuh nooh klee it, ayt , nyooh /, adj. Biol. (of a cell) having one nucleus. [1880 85; UNI + NUCLEATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • uninucleate — adjective Having a single nucleus …   Wiktionary

  • uninucleate — uni·nu·cle·ate .yü ni n(y)ü klē ət also uni·nu·cle·at·ed .āt əd adj having a single nucleus: MONONUCLEAR …   Medical dictionary

  • uninucleate — adj. having one nucleus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uninucleate — adjective Biology having a single nucleus …   English new terms dictionary

  • uninucleate — uni·nucleate …   English syllables

  • uninucleate — u•ni•nu•cle•ate [[t]ˌyu nəˈnu kli ɪt, ˌeɪt, ˈnyu [/t]] adj. dvl (of a cell) having one nucleus • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • uninucleate — /juniˈnjukliət/ (say yoohnee nyoohkleeuht) adjective (of a cell) containing only one nucleus …   Australian English dictionary

  • uninucleate — adj. Biol. having a single nucleus …   Useful english dictionary

  • uninuclear, uninucleate — Having but one nucleus. Cf.:mononuclear …   Medical dictionary

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