nucleoplasm

noun
nu·​cle·​o·​plasm | \ ˈnü-klē-ə-ˌpla-zəm How to pronounce nucleoplasm (audio) , ˈnyü- \

Definition of nucleoplasm

: the protoplasm of a nucleus

Other Words from nucleoplasm

nucleoplasmic \ ˈnü-​klē-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mik How to pronounce nucleoplasmic (audio) , ˈnyü-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of nucleoplasm

1882, in the meaning defined above

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“Nucleoplasm.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nucleoplasm. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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nucleoplasm

noun
nu·​cleo·​plasm | \ ˈn(y)ü-klē-ə-ˌplaz-əm How to pronounce nucleoplasm (audio) \

Medical Definition of nucleoplasm

: the protoplasm of a nucleus especially : nuclear sap

Other Words from nucleoplasm

nucleoplasmatic \ ˌn(y)ü-​klē-​ō-​ˌplaz-​ˈmat-​ik How to pronounce nucleoplasmatic (audio) \ or nucleoplasmic \ -​klē-​ə-​ˈplaz-​mik How to pronounce nucleoplasmic (audio) \ adjective

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