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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A unicellular organism having cells lacking membrane-bound nuclei.

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  • Tara Smith has a good post about this, including a persuasive argument for scouring the word "prokaryote" from your vocabulary.
  • Prominent biologist calls 'prokaryote' outdated term. (p. 5)
  • Similar factors are said to describe prokaryote productivity.
  • “Bacterial prokaryotes” is redundant: Bacterium = prokaryote. for more
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