melanosome


me·la·no·some

noun \-ˌsōm\

Definition of MELANOSOME

:  a melanin-producing granule in a melanocyte

First Known Use of MELANOSOME

1940

me·la·no·some

noun \mə-ˈlan-ə-ˌsōm, ˈmel-ə-nō-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MELANOSOME

: a melanin-producing granule in a melanocyte

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