trophospongium

noun

troph·​o·​spon·​gium
-pän-
plural -s
: an intracellular canal system variously held to be the Golgi apparatus, ingrowths of surrounding cells, or an observational artifact

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from troph- + -spongium

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“Trophospongium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trophospongium. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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