nucleus

(redirected from ambiguous nucleus)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to ambiguous nucleus: Spinal trigeminal nucleus, Nucleus tractus solitarius
  • noun

Synonyms for nucleus

Synonyms for nucleus

a source of further growth and development

Synonyms for nucleus

the positively charged dense center of an atom

a small group of indispensable persons or things

Related Words

(astronomy) the center of the head of a comet

any histologically identifiable mass of neural cell bodies in the brain or spinal cord

the central structure of the lens that is surrounded by the cortex