nuclear membrane


nuclear membrane

noun

Definition of NUCLEAR MEMBRANE

:  a double membrane enclosing a cell nucleus and having its outer part continuous with the endoplasmic reticulum —called also nuclear envelope — see cell illustration

First Known Use of NUCLEAR MEMBRANE

1888

nuclear membrane

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NUCLEAR MEMBRANE

: a double membrane enclosing a cell nucleus and having its outer part continuous with the endoplasmic reticulum—called also karyotheca

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