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- n. protoplasm
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See protoplasm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The protoplasm or viscid fluid in which animal and vegetable cells are produced.
- n. The blastema or germinal or formative material of a cytode; protoplasmic cell-substance: specifically used of the common gelatinous matrix of protozoans, as sponges.
From Ancient Greek hollow vessel + growth. (Wiktionary)