Definition of nucleolonema in English:

nucleolonema

noun

Biology
  • A thread-like aggregate of fibrillar or granular ribonucleoprotein in a nucleolus.

Origin

1950s. From Spanish nucleolonema from nucleolo- + ancient Greek νῆμα thread.

Pronunciation

nucleolonema

/ˌnjuːkliːə(ʊ)ləˈniːmə/