eucaryote

noun
eu·​cary·​ote

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: 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 archaea, bacterium, prokaryote

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“Eucaryote.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eucaryote. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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eucaryote, eucaryotic

Medical Definition of eucaryote

variant of eukaryote , eukaryotic

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