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Related to procaryotic: prokaryotic
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Adj.1.procaryotic - having cells that lack membrane-bound nuclei
eucaryotic, eukaryotic - having cells with `good' or membrane-bound nuclei
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Comparative cataloging of 16S ribosomal ribonucleic acid: molecular approach to procaryotic systematics.
Primary structure and organization of the gene for a procaryotic, cell envelope-located serine proteinase.