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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin nū̆cleus (kernel, core).

NounEdit

núcleo m (plural núcleos)

  1. (chemistry) nucleus (of an atom)
  2. (biology) nucleus (of a cell)

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin nū̆cleus (kernel, core).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: nú‧cle‧o

NounEdit

núcleo m (plural núcleos)

  1. nucleus (core, central part of something)
    núcleo urbanocity center
    núcleo durohard core
  2. nucleus (initial part which will receive additions)
  3. (chemistry, physics) nucleus (massive, positively charged core of an atom)
  4. (cytology) nucleus (large organelle found in cells)
  5. (linguistics) nucleus (centre of a syllable)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin nū̆cleus (kernel, core).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

núcleo m (plural núcleos)

  1. nucleus