nucleination

noun

nu·​cle·​in·​ation
ˌn(y)üklēəˈnāshən
plural -s
: the deposition of nucleic acids on the chromosomes during the stage of prophase coiling

Word History

Etymology

nuclein + -ation

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“Nucleination.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nucleination. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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