nucleiform


nucleiform
Shaped like or having the appearance of a nucleus. SYN: nucleoid (1).

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nu·cle·i·form (nooґkle-ĭ-form) shaped like a nucleus.

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  • Nucleiform — Nu*cle i*form, a. [L. nucleus kernel + form.] Formed like a nucleus or kernel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nucleiform — …   Useful english dictionary

  • nucleoid — 1. SYN: nucleiform. 2. A nuclear inclusion body. 3. SYN: nucleus (2). [nucleo + G. eidos, resemblance] Lavdovsky n. SYN: astrosphere. * * * nu·cle·oid n(y)ü klē .ȯid adj resembling a nucleus …   Medical dictionary

  • nucle- — combining form or nucleo also nuclei Etymology: French nuclé , nucléo , nucléi , from New Latin nucleus 1. : nucleus : nuclear …   Useful english dictionary