lacunome

noun
lac·​u·​nome | \ ˈlakyəˌnōm \
plural -s

Definition of lacunome

: a system of lacunar spaces sometimes demonstrable in some animal cells and suggested to be comparable to the vacuolar apparatus of the typical plant cell

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History and Etymology for lacunome

Italian lacunoma, from New Latin lacuna + -oma

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“Lacunome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lacunome. Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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