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Meaning of PROCARYOTE

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a unicellular organism having cells lacking membrane-bound nuclei; bacteria are the prime example but also included are blue-green algae and actinomycetes and mycoplasma
 

PROCARYOTE is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: prokaryote
 
 Antonyms: eucaryote, eukaryote
 
 See Also: being, organism

 

 

Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Cell or organism lacking a membrane- bound, structurally discrete nucleus and other subcellular compartments. Bacteria are prokaryotes. Compare eukaryote. See chromosomes.
 

 

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