from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The central mass of the aster in mitotic cell division; centrosphere.
- the mass of archoplasm left by the aster in the resting cell.
- A small body situated on or near the nucleus in the cells of some of the lower plants, consisting of two centrospheres containing centrosomes. It exercises an important function in mitosis.
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