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1. Eukaryote (eucaryote, eukaryotic cell, eucaryotic cell)
Cell or organism with a membrane-bound, structurally discrete nucleus and other well-developed subcellular compartments. Eukaryotes include all organisms except virus es, bacteria , and cyanobacteria (blue-green algae). Compare prokaryote .

2. Eukaryote
A type of cell found in many organisms including single-celled protists and multicellular fungi, plants, and animals; characterized by a membrane-bounded nucleus and other membraneous organelles; an organism composed of such cells. The first eukaryotes are encountered in rocks approximately 1.2-1.5 billion years old.

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