nucleate


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nucleate \Nu"cle*ate\, a. [L. nucleatus having a kernel.]
   Having a nucleus; nucleated.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nucleate \Nu"cle*ate\, v. t. [Cf. L. nucleare to become
   kernelly.]
   To gather, as about a nucleus or center.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

nucleate \nu"cle*ate\, v. i.
   To form into a nucleus or multiple nuclei; as, raindrops may
   nucleate around silver iodide crystals.
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