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nu·cle·ate

(nū'klē-āt),
A salt of a nucleic acid.

nucleate

(no͞o′klē-ĭt, nyo͞o′-)
adj.
Nucleated.
v. (-āt′) nucle·ated, nucle·ating, nucle·ates
v.tr.
1. To bring together into a nucleus.
2. To act as a nucleus for.
3. To provide a nucleus for.
v.intr.
To form a nucleus.

nu′cle·a′tion n.
nu′cle·a′tor n.

nu·cle·ate

(nū'klē-ăt)
A salt of a nucleic acid.

nucleate

Possessing a NUCLEUS.