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  1. nucleus, cell nucleus, karyonnoun

    a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction


  1. karyonnoun

    The nucleus of a cell

  2. Etymology: From the κάρυον.


  1. karyon

    A karyon, also known as a nucleus, is the central and most important part of a cell, controlling its activities and containing the majority of the genetic material in the form of chromosomes. It is surrounded by a nuclear envelope and is present in eukaryotic cells. Activities directed by the karyon include growth, metabolism, and reproduction.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of karyon in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of karyon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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