Definition of subnuclear in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌsəbˈn(y)o͞okliər/


Occurring in or smaller than an atomic nucleus.
Example sentences
  • The goal is to separately characterize the contributions of the envelope, chromatin. and subnuclear compartments to nuclear visco-elasticity.
  • This antibody labels the nuclei of the male embryos, revealing a single subnuclear spot that corresponds to the X chromosome.
  • A quantification of distortion and dilation of nuclear elements such as the lamina, chromatin, and nucleoli is an important step in connecting subnuclear forces to genome expression.

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Syllabification: sub·nu·cle·ar

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