nucleated

adjective nu·cle·at·ed \ ˈnü-klē-ˌā-təd , ˈnyü- \
variants: or nucleate play \ˈnü-klē-ət, ˈnyü-\

Definition of nucleated

1 : having a nucleus or nuclei
  • nucleated cells
2 usually nucleate : originating or occurring at nuclei
  • nucleate boiling

Origin and Etymology of nucleated

Latin nucleatus, from nucleus kernel


Medical Dictionary

nucleated

adjective nu·cle·at·ed \ ˈn(y)ü-klē-ˌāt-əd \
variants: or nucleate play \-klē-ət\

medical Definition of nucleated

: having a nucleus or nuclei
  • nucleated cells

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