Dictionary   FastHealth  Email This!

 


pro·kary·ote

also  pro*cary*ote  n :  a cellular organism (as a bacterium or a blue-green alga) that does not have a distinct nucleus - compare EUKARYOTE  pro*kary*ot*ic also  pro*cary*ot*ic  adj 
 
 
 
Similar sounding terms:  procaryote 

 
Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.  © 1997-2004.







               



               



North Big Horn Hospital District (Lovell, Wyoming - Big Horn County)