paranucleus


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paranucleus

 [par″ah-noo´kle-us]
a body sometimes seen in cell protoplasm near the nucleus. adj., adj paranu´clear.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

par·a·nu·cle·us

(par'ă-nū'klē-ŭs),
An accessory nucleus or small mass of chromatin lying outside, although near, the nucleus.
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par·a·nu·cle·us

(par'ă-nū'klē-ŭs)
An accessory nucleus or small mass of chromatin lying outside, though near, the nucleus.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012