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pronuclear

adjective pro·nu·clear \ (ˌ)prō-ˈnü-klē-ər , -ˈnyü- , nonstandard -kyə-lər \

Definition of pronuclear

: of, relating to, or resembling a pronucleus

Origin and Etymology of pronuclear

pronucleus


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pronuclear

adjective

Definition of pronuclear

: advocating the use of nuclear-powered generating stations

Origin and Etymology of pronuclear

2pro- + nuclear


Medical Dictionary

pronuclear

adjective pro·nu·clear \ (ˈ)prō-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ər \

medical Definition of pronuclear

: of, relating to, or resembling a pronucleus

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