Recent Examples of vacuole from the Web
In this slice of potato 1,000 times thinner than a Pringle, the red circles are vacuoles—
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VACUOLE Defined for Kids
Definition of vacuole for Students
: a hollow space in the cytoplasm of a cell that is usually filled with liquid
Medical Definition of vacuole
1: a small cavity or space in the tissues of an organism containing air or fluid
2: a cavity or vesicle in the cytoplasm of a cell containing fluid
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