eucaryote


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eucaryote

[yü′kar·ē‚ōt]
(biology)
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Like the transgenic procaryotes that preceded them in the repertoire of scientific investigative tools, transgenic eucaryotes will ultimately provide humankind with fundamental and valuable knowledge of the natural world.
Historically, life was organized into two evolutionary branches, prokaryotes and eucaryotes.