multinucleated

adjective
mul·​ti·​nu·​cle·​at·​ed | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈnü-klē-ˌā-təd How to pronounce multinucleated (audio) , -ˌtī-, -ˈnyü-\
variants: or less commonly multinucleate \ ˌməl-​tē-​ˈnü-​klē-​ət How to pronounce multinucleate (audio) , -​ˌtī-​ , -​ˈnyü-​ \

Definition of multinucleated

: having more than two nuclei a multinucleated macrophage multinucleated muscle fibers — compare binucleate, uninucleate

First Known Use of multinucleated

1859, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about multinucleated

Statistics for multinucleated

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for multinucleated

The first known use of multinucleated was in 1859

See more words from the same year

Comments on multinucleated

What made you want to look up multinucleated? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by turns or indirection

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Summer 2019 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-bowl-of-peach-sorbet-with-cut-peaches-next-to-it
  • Which is a synonym of desideratum?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!