Definition of Karyolymph

1. Noun. A clear liquid in the cell nucleus in which the nucleolus and chromatin and other structures are dispersed.




Definition of Karyolymph

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Medical Definition of Karyolymph

1. The presumably fluid substance or gel of the nucleus in which stainable elements were believed to be suspended; much that was formerly considered to be karyolymph is now known to be euchromatin. Synonym: nuclear hyaloplasm, nuclear sap, nucleochylema, nucleochyme. Origin: karyo-+ L. Lympha, clear water (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Karyolymph

karyogamies
karyogamy
karyogenesis
karyogenic
karyogonad
karyogram
karyograms
karyokineses
karyokinesis
karyokinetic
karyokinetically
karyologic
karyological
karyologies
karyology
karyolymph (current term)
karyolymphs
karyolysis
karyolytic
karyomegaly
karyomere
karyomicrosome
karyomitome
karyomiton
karyomorphism
karyon
karyons
karyophage
karyopherin
karyopherins

Literary usage of Karyolymph

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1. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1916)
"Undoubtedly the nuclear membrane, which is the inner limiting layer of the cytoplasm formed there by the contact of cytoplasm and karyolymph, ..."

2. An Introduction to Cytology by Lester Whyland Sharp (1921)
"Some have regarded it as a precipitation membrane laid down when the newly formed karyolymph comes in contact with the cytoplasm at the time the daughter ..."

3. Journal of Applied Microscopy by Bausch & Lomb Optical Company (1903)
"The karyolymph, linin, nucleoli and membrane are renewed at each mitosis. The nuclear membrane is formed by the cytoplasm coming into contact with the ..."

4. The Protozoa by Gary Nathan Calkins (1901)
"... and the karyolymph in the nucleus. 'Throughout this ground substance, in both the cell-body and the nucleus, extends an alveolar meshwork, ..."

5. A Text-book of Physiology: Normal and Pathological. For Students and by Winfield Scott Hall (1905)
"... (3) the nuclear sap or karyolymph which fills the meshes of the network. .'{. The Centrosome. ..."

6. A Text-book of general pathology for the use of students and practitioners by James Martin Beattie (1908)
"... ground-substance, nuclear sap or karyolymph. In the nuclear network the ... nuclear sap, or karyolymph — is a clear Huid substance, probably chiefly ..."

7. Collected Reprints, 1896-1915 by Frank Rattray Lillie (1896)
"FRANK R. LILLIE it is often arranged in two masses as shown in fig. 1 with some karyolymph; sometimes the arrangement is more reticular, ..."

8. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1905)
"Usually at this stage and later a clear, non-staining area (karyolymph) surrounds the karyosome and the chromatic mass within or on the edge of which the ..."

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