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enucleate


enucleate


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Enucleate  \E*nu"cle*ate\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Enucleated};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Enucleating}.]  [L.  enucleatus  p.  p.  of 
  enucleare  to  enucleate;  e  out  +  nucleus  kernel.] 
  1.  To  bring  or  peel  out  as  a  kernel  from  its  enveloping 
  husks  its  enveloping  husks  or  shell. 
 
  2.  (Med.)  To  remove  without  cutting  (as  a  tumor). 
 
  3.  To  bring  to  light;  to  make  clear.  --Sclater  (1654).