rhodoplast

noun
rho·​do·​plast | \ ˈrōdəˌplast \
plural -s

Definition of rhodoplast

: one of the reddish chromatophores occurring in the red algae — compare phaeoplast

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History and Etymology for rhodoplast

International Scientific Vocabulary rhod- + -plast

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“Rhodoplast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhodoplast. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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