(of animals) feeding on nuts
nucle- pref. Variant of nucleo-.
[noo-klee-er, nyoo- or, by metathesis, -kyuh-ler] /ˈnu kli ər, ˈnyu- or, by metathesis, -kyə lər/ adjective 1. pertaining to or involving atomic weapons: nuclear war. 2. operated or powered by atomic energy: a nuclear submarine. 3. (of a nation or group of nations) having atomic weapons. 4. of, relating to, or forming a nucleus. 5. […]
- Nuclear bomb
noun 1. a bomb whose force is due to uncontrolled nuclear fusion or nuclear fission
- Nuclear cataract
nuclear cataract n. A cataract involving, only the inner dense portion of the lens.