Amphinucleolus | definition of amphinucleolus by Medical dictionary
A double nucleolus having both basophilic and oxyphilic components.
[amphi- + L. nucleolus, dim. of nucleus, kernel]
amphinucleolus An obsolete, nonspecific term for a nucleolus that has both acidophilic- and basophilic-staining characteristics.
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A bilobate amphinucleolus
composed of equal-sized lobes (5) was also apparent in mature eggs.