uninucleate

adjective
uni·​nu·​cle·​ate | \ ˌyü-ni-ˈnü-klē-ət How to pronounce uninucleate (audio) , -ˈnyü- \

Definition of uninucleate

: having a single nucleus a uninucleate yeast cell

First Known Use of uninucleate

1885, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of uninucleate was in 1885

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“Uninucleate.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninucleate. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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uninucleate

adjective
uni·​nu·​cle·​ate | \ ˌyü-ni-ˈn(y)ü-klē-ət How to pronounce uninucleate (audio) \
variants: also uninucleated \ -​ˌāt-​əd How to pronounce uninucleated (audio) \

Medical Definition of uninucleate

: having a single nucleus : mononuclear

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