7 Letters
4 Consonants
3 Vowels
2 Syllables
Type Of Speech
You can use nucleus as a noun in a sentence.
School Grade
Nucleus is set as a grade seven word that starts with n, ends with s, 2 syllables, 3 vowels and 7 letters.
Word Information
A 2 syllables noun with the letters c, e, l, n, s and u, 4 consonants, 3 vowels and 2 syllables. The starting characters are n, nu, nuc, nucl, nucle, and ending characters are s, us, eus, leus, cleus, with 7 letters..
Noun Examples
a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction
any histologically identifiable mass of neural cell bodies in the brain or spinal cord
a small group of indispensable persons or things;
"five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program"
the positively charged dense center of an atom
(astronomy) the center of the head of a comet;
consists of small solid particles of ice and frozen gas that vaporizes on approaching the sun to form the coma and tail

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Nucleus"

There are 193 synonyms available. These are words that have a similar meaning, mean the same thing or have close definition to nucleus.

Synonym Definition
Alpha Particle
Anlagean organ in its earliest stage of development
the foundation for subsequent development
Antibaryonthe antiparticle of a baryon
a hadron with a baryon number of -1
Antileptonthe antiparticle of a lepton
Antimesonthe antiparticle of a meson
Atomic Nucleus
Atomic Particle
Axiom(logic) a proposition that is not susceptible of proof or disproof
its truth is assumed to be self-evident
Axisthe center around which something rotates
Axis Of Rotation

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There are 1 anagrams from nucleus.

Anagram Definition
Nucleusa part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction

View English words with the unique letters used in nucleus. Words With The Letters Celnsu


Nucleus derives from 1 words.

Word Definition
Nucleatehaving a nucleus or occurring in the nucleus
"nucleated cells"


Nucleus has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Cell Organ
Organellea specialized part of a cell
analogous to an organ
"the first organelle to be identified was the nucleus"


There are 2 hyponyms for nucleus

Word Definition
Pronucleusthe nucleus of the ovum or sperm after fertilization but before they fuse to form the nucleus of the zygote
Subthalamic Nucleus

Part Meronyms

There are 1 part meronyms for the word nucleus

Word Definition
Cell(biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms;
cells may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals

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