chondriome

noun
chon·​dri·​ome | \ ˈkändrēˌōm \
variants: or less commonly chondrioma \ ˌ⸗⸗ˈōmə \
plural -s

Definition of chondriome

: the chondriosomes of a cell regarded as a functional unit

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First Known Use of chondriome

1914, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chondriome

International Scientific Vocabulary chondri- + -ome; originally formed as German chondriom

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“Chondriome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chondriome. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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