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eukaryote

noun eu·kary·ote

Medical Definition of eukaryote

  1. :  any of a domain (Eukarya) or a higher taxonomic group (Eukaryota) above the kingdom that includes organisms composed of one or more cells containing visibly evident nuclei and organelles—compare prokaryote

eukaryotic also eucaryotic \-ˌkar-ē-ˈät-ik\play adjective


Variants of eukaryote

also eucaryote \(ˈ)yü-ˈkar-ē-ˌōt, -ē-ət\play play

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