Definition of nucleolate in English:

nucleolate

adjective

Biology
  • = nucleolated.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. From nucleolus + -ate. Compare earlier nucleolated.

Pronunciation

nucleolate

/ˈnjuːklɪələt//ˈnjuːklɪəleɪt/