enucleate enucleate

Definition(s):

  1. (v) remove the nucleus from (a cell)
  2. (v) remove (a tumor or eye) from an enveloping sac or cover

Usage(s):

  • Either operation exposes the gland so that the surgeon can enucleate it with his fingernail or blunt scissors.
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languish languish
/ˈlæŋɡ wɪʃ /