Synonyms for nucleus
- beginning bud
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NUCLEUS
The nucleus is the most important part of the cell, and governs its life.
The spores are globose or nearly so, with a large "nucleus" nearly filling the spore.
The whole plant is gelatinous, with the exception, occasionally, of the nucleus.
Let it be granted, however, that at first a nucleus of twelve hundred slaves is formed.
This collection will doubtless form the nucleus of a larger museum.
This was the nucleus of the fine collection which since 1812 has been included in the Palace of the Doges.
He laid it before her: she, Lancelot and James were to be the nucleus.
It was torpedo-shaped, or something with a nucleus, at each end of which was a tail.
Cytoplasm: the protoplasm of a cell exclusive of nucleus; the cell body.
I have a few line troops, but I want them as a nucleus for the force.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR NUCLEUS
- chief ingredient
- hard fact
- principal element