nucleination

noun
nu·​cle·​in·​ation | \ ˌn(y)üklēəˈnāshən \
plural -s

Definition of nucleination

: the deposition of nucleic acids on the chromosomes during the stage of prophase coiling

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History and Etymology for nucleination

nuclein + -ation

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“Nucleination.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nucleination. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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