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mi•cro•nu•cle•us



Pronunciation: (mī"krō-nOO'klē-us, -nyOO'-), [key]
n.,
pl. -cle•iPronunciation: (-klē-ī"). [key]
Biol.
the smaller of the two types of nuclei occurring in ciliate protozoans. Cf. macronucleus.

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