nucleocytoplasmic ratio

noun

Definition of nucleocytoplasmic ratio

: the more or less constant proportionality between the volume of nucleus and cytoplasm characteristic of any given type of cell

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“Nucleocytoplasmic ratio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nucleocytoplasmic%20ratio. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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