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binucleate Line breaks: bi|nucle¦ate
Pronunciation: /bʌɪˈnjuːklɪət/

Definition of binucleate in English:


(Of a cell) having two nuclei.
Example sentences
  • A remarkable paper by Prokofyeva-Belgovskaya, pointing out a difference between mother and daughter chromosomes in binucleate cells.
  • The incidence of micronucleated cells was recorded by scoring 500 binucleate cells with intact cytoplasm.
  • The rise in the percentage of binucleate cells during this time indicated that the loss of uninucleate cells was due to nuclear division.
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