a reaction in which two nuclei combine to form a nucleus with the release of energy Sometimes shortened to fusion Compare nuclear fission See also thermonuclear reaction
- Nuclear hyaloplasm
nuclear hyaloplasm n. See karyolymph.
- Nuclear inclusion body
nuclear inclusion body n. Either of two types of usually acidophilic inclusion bodies: granular or hyaline, as in herpes simplex, and circumscribed, as in poliomyelitis. Also called nucleoid.
[noo-klee-uh-riz-uh m, nyoo- or, by metathesis, -kyuh-luh-] /ˈnu kli əˌrɪz əm, ˈnyu- or, by metathesis, -kyə lə-/ noun 1. a political philosophy maintaining that weapons are the best means of assuring peace and of attaining political goals.
noun, Physics. 1. (def 2). noun 1. the more formal name for isomer (sense 2)