dictyosome

noun dic·tyo·some \ ˈdik-tē-ə-ˌsōm \

Definition of dictyosome

: golgi apparatus 1
Note: Dictyosome is used especially in reference to plants, algae, and single-celled organisms.

First Known Use of dictyosome

1893


Medical Dictionary

dictyosome

noun dic·tyo·some \ ˈdik-tē-ə-ˌsōm \

medical Definition of dictyosome

: golgi apparatus 1
Note: Dictyosome is used especially in reference to plants, algae, and single-celled organisms.

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