nucle-

World English Dictionary
nucleo- or (before a vowel) nucle-
 
combining form
1.  nucleus or nuclear: nucleoplasm
2.  nucleic acid: nucleoprotein
 
[from Latin nucleus kernel, from nux nut]
 
nucle- or (before a vowel) nucle-
 
combining form
 
[from Latin nucleus kernel, from nux nut]

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nucle- pref.
Variant of nucleo-.

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