binucleate

adjective
bi·​nu·​cle·​ate | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈnü-klē-ət How to pronounce binucleate (audio) also -ˈnyü- \
variants: or less commonly binucleated \ (ˌ)bī-​ˈnü-​klē-​ˌā-​təd How to pronounce binucleated (audio) also  -​ˈnyü-​ \

Definition of binucleate

: having two cellular nuclei binucleate hepatocytes

First Known Use of binucleate

1842, in the meaning defined above

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“Binucleate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/binucleate. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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binucleate

adjective
bi·​nu·​cle·​ate | \ (ˈ)bī-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ət How to pronounce binucleate (audio) \
variants: also binucleated \ -​klē-​ˌāt-​əd How to pronounce binucleated (audio) \

Medical Definition of binucleate

: having two nuclei binucleate lymphocytes binucleate cysts

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