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Golgi apparatus

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A network of stacked membranous vesicles, present in most living cells, that stores and modifies proteins and other macromolecules and transports them within the cell or excretes them from the cell.

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  • noun A network of membranes in the cytoplasm of those animal cells that produce secretions

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  • noun a netlike structure in the cytoplasm of animal cells (especially in those cells that produce secretions)

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[After Camillo Golgi.]

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From Camillo Golgi, Italian physician and scientist.

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