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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having cells that lack membrane-bound nuclei.

Usage examples (38)
  • The plasmid must contain prokaryotic nucleotide sequences coding for a bacterial replication origin for DNA and an antibiotic resistance gene.
  • These viruses are larger than some prokaryotic cells.
  • Life was prokaryotic and unicellular for 3 billion years.
  • I believe that prokaryotic life is probably fairly common. for more
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