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melanosome

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noun me·la·no·some \-ˌsōm\

Definition of melanosome

  1. :  a melanin-producing granule in a melanocyte



1940

First Known Use of melanosome

1940


Medical Dictionary

melanosome

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noun me·la·no·some \mə-ˈlan-ə-ˌsōm, ˈmel-ə-nō-\

Medical Definition of melanosome

  1. :  a melanin-producing granule in a melanocyte




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