extranuclear

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adjective ex·tra·nu·cle·ar \ˌek-strə-ˈnü-klē-ər, -ˈnyü-, ÷-kyə-lər\

Definition of extranuclear

  1. 1 :  situated in or affecting the parts of a cell external to the nucleus :  cytoplasmic

  2. 2 :  situated outside the nucleus of an atom

First Known Use of extranuclear

1887


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extranuclear

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adjective ex·tra·nu·cle·ar \ˌek-strə-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ər\

Medical Definition of extranuclear

  1. :  situated in or affecting the parts of a cell external to the nucleus :  cytoplasmic


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