centrosphere

noun
cen·​tro·​sphere | \ ˈsen-trə-ˌsfi(ə)r How to pronounce centrosphere (audio) \

Medical Definition of centrosphere

: the differentiated layer of cytoplasm surrounding the centriole within the centrosome

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“Centrosphere.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/centrosphere. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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