núcleo

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See also: nucleo, nucleó, and nucleo-


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin nū̆cleus (kernel, core).

Noun[edit]

núcleo m (plural núcleos)

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

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin nū̆cleus (kernel, core).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: nú‧cle‧o

Noun[edit]

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)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin nū̆cleus (kernel, core).

Noun[edit]

núcleo m (plural núcleos)

  1. nucleus