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nucleus
'nuːkliːəs
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The central structure of the lens that is surrounded by the cortex.
  2. A part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction.
  3. Any histologically identifiable mass of neural cell bodies in the brain or spinal cord.
  4. A small group of indispensable persons or things.
  5. The positively charged dense center of an atom.
  6. The center of the head of a comet; consists of small solid particles of ice and frozen gas that vaporizes on approaching the sun to form the coma and tail.
Hyphenationnu•cle•us
Part of Speech(名) noun
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核心héxīncore; nucleus
核子hézinuclear; nucleus
原子核yuánzǐ héatomic nucleus
中坚zhōngjiāncore; nucleus; backbone
细胞核xìbāo hénucleus (of cell)
nucleus; nuclear; to examine; to check; to verify
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