uninucleate

adjective
uni·​nu·​cle·​ate | \ˌyü-ni-ˈnü-klē-ət, -ˈnyü-\

Definition of uninucleate 

: having a single nucleus a uninucleate yeast cell

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1885, in the meaning defined above

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uninucleate

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

Medical Definition of uninucleate 

: having a single nucleus : mononuclear

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