centrosome

noun cen·tro·some \ ˈsen-trə-ˌsōm \

Definition of centrosome

1 : centriole
2 : the centriole-containing region of clear cytoplasm adjacent to the cell nucleus

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centrosome

noun cen·tro·some \ ˈsen-trə-ˌsōm \

medical Definition of centrosome

1 : centriole
2 : the centriole-containing region of clear cytoplasm adjacent to the cell nucleus

centrosomic

play \ˌsen-trə-ˈsō-mik\ adjective

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