Is nuclei a Scrabble word?

Yes, nuclei is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 12 points in Words with Friends

Nuclei is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word nuclei

The meaning of nuclei


6 definitions of the word nuclei.


  1. A part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction
  2. The positively charged dense center of an atom
  3. A small group of indispensable persons or things
  4. (astronomy) the center of the head of a comet; consists of small solid particles of ice and frozen gas that vaporizes on approaching the sun to form the coma and tail
  5. Any histologically identifiable mass of neural cell bodies in the brain or spinal cord
  6. The central structure of the lens that is surrounded by the cortex

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in nuclei?

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1 Anagram of Nuclei

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to nuclei:

Unscramble the letters in nuclei

There are 9 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'nuclei'.

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