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proplastid

noun pro·plas·tid \(ˌ)prō-ˈplas-təd\

Definition of PROPLASTID

:  a minute cytoplasmic body from which a plastid is formed
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Origin of PROPLASTID

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1922
Medical Dictionary

proplastid

noun pro·plas·tid \(ˈ)prō-ˈplas-təd\

Medical Definition of PROPLASTID

:  a minute cytoplasmic body from which a plastid is formed

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