Translation of "nucleus" - English-Spanish dictionary

nucleus

noun uk /ˈnjuː·kli·əs/ us /ˈnu·kli·əs/ plural nuclei /ˈnjuː·kli·aɪ/ /ˈnu·kli·ɑɪ/

the central part of an atom

núcleo

the central part of a cell

núcleo

(Translation of “nucleus” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

nucleus

noun /ˈnjuːkliəs/ (plural nuclei /-kliai/)

(chemistry, physics) the central part of an atom.

núcleo

(biology) the part of a plant or animal cell that controls its development.

núcleo
nuclear /ˈnjuːkliə/ adjective

using atomic energy

nuclear
a nuclear power station
nuclear weapons.

of a nucleus.

nuclear
nuclear device noun

a device or a weapon that contains a nuclear bomb.

departamento nuclear
nuclear disarmament noun

the act of ceasing to store atomic weapons.

desarme nuclear
nuclear energy noun

atomic energy.

energía nuclear
Most modern submarines are powered by nuclear energy.
nuclear reactor noun

an apparatus for producing nuclear energy.

reactor nuclear

(Translation of “nucleus” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)