nucleoplasm

[noo-klee-uh-plaz-uhm, nyoo-]
noun Cell Biology.
the protoplasm of the nucleus of a cell.
Also called karyoplasm.


Origin:
1885–90; nucleo- + -plasm

nucleoplasmic, nucleoplasmatic [noo-klee-oh-plaz-mat-ik, nyoo-] , adjective
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nucleoplasm (ˈnjuːklɪəˌplæzəm)
 
n
Also called: karyoplasm the protoplasm in the nucleus of a plant or animal cell that surrounds the chromosomes and nucleolus
 
nucleo'plasmic
 
adj
 
nucleoplas'matic
 
adj

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nucleoplasm nu·cle·o·plasm (nōō'klē-ə-plāz'əm, nyōō'-)
n.
Protoplasm of a cell nucleus. Also called karyoplasm.

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nucleoplasm   (n'klē-ə-plāz'əm)  Pronunciation Key 
The jellylike material within a cell nucleus, containing the nucleolus and chromatin. See more at nucleus.
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The nucleus, formed by a nuclear membrane around a fluid nucleoplasm, is the control center of the cell.
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