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dictyosome

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noun dic·tyo·some \ˈdik-tē-ə-ˌsōm\

Definition of dictyosome

  1. :  any of the membranous or vesicular structures making up the Golgi apparatus



1893

First Known Use of dictyosome

1893


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dictyosome

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noun dic·tyo·some \ˈdik-tē-ə-ˌsōm\

Medical Definition of dictyosome

  1. :  any of the membranous or vesicular structures making up the Golgi apparatus




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