Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

1. The major organelle of eukaryotic cells, bounded by the nuclear envelope, in which the chromosomes are located.

2. In neuroanatomy a distinct region of neurons, e.g. the caudate nucleus.

Subjects: Science and Mathematics.

Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.