nucleolated

adjective nu·cle·o·lat·ed \n(y)üˈklēəˌlātəd, ˈn(y)üklēəˌ-\
variants: less commonly

nucleolate

\-ˌlāt, -lə̇t\

Definition of nucleolated

  1. :  having a nucleolus or nucleoli

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Origin and Etymology of nucleolated

nucleolated from New Latin nucleolus + English -ate + -ed; nucleolate International Scientific Vocabulary nucleol- + -ate


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