multivesicular body

noun

Medical Definition of multivesicular body

: a lysosome that is a membranous sac containing numerous small endocytic vesicles

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“Multivesicular body.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/multivesicular%20body. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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