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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A cell having two or more genetically different nuclei.

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  • n. A cell having two or more genetically different nuclei

Etymologies

hetero- + kary(o)- + -on1.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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