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[pol-ee-noo-klee-er, -nyoo- or, by metathesis, -kyuh-ler] /ˌpɒl iˈnu kli ər, -ˈnyu- or, by metathesis, -kyə lər/

having many nuclei.
having many nuclei; multinuclear

polynuclear pol·y·nu·cle·ar (pŏl’ē-nōō’klē-ər, -nyōō’-) or pol·y·nu·cle·ate (-klē-ĭt) or pol·y·nu·cle·at·ed (-klē-ā’tĭd)


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