núcleo

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See also: nucleo, nucleó, and nucleo-


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing 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]

Borrowing 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]

Borrowing from Latin nū̆cleus (kernel, core).

Noun[edit]

núcleo m (plural núcleos)

  1. nucleus