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sarcosome

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noun sar·co·some \ˈsär-kə-ˌsōm\

Definition of sarcosome

  1. :  a mitochondrion of a striated muscle fiber

sar·co·som·al play \ˌsär-kə-ˈsō-məl\ adjective


Origin of sarcosome

New Latin sarcosoma, from sarc- + -soma -some


First Known Use: 1899


Medical Dictionary

sarcosome

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noun sar·co·some \ˈsär-kə-ˌsōm\

Medical Definition of sarcosome

  1. :  a mitochondrion of a striated muscle fiber

  2. sar·co·som·al \ˌsär-kə-ˈsō-məl\play adjective




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "sarcosome"


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