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granum

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noun gra·num \ˈgrā-nəm\

Definition of granum

plural grana play \-nə\

  1. :  one of the lamellar stacks of chlorophyll-containing thylakoids found in plant chloroplasts



Origin of granum

New Latin, from Latin, grain — more at corn


First Known Use: 1894

Rhymes with granum


Medical Dictionary

granum

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noun gra·num \ˈgrā-nəm, ˈgrä-nəm\

Medical Definition of granum

plural grana \-nə\play

  1. :  one of the lamellar stacks of chlorophyll-containing material in plant chloroplasts




Learn More about granum

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "granum" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "granum"


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