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

  • n. The colorless, liquid component of the cell nucleus.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The liquid part of the nucleus of a cell

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The liquid contents of the cell-nucleus, as distinguished from the less liquid or more stable linin reticulum, chromosomes, and nucleoli. Also called karyenchyma.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a clear liquid in the cell nucleus in which the nucleolus and chromatin and other structures are dispersed


From karyo- +‎ lymph (Wiktionary)


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