Chloroplastid
Chloroplastid Chlo`ro*plas"tid, n. [Gr. chlwro`s light green + E. plastid.] (Bot.) A granule of chlorophyll; -- also called {chloroleucite}. [1913 Webster]

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  • chloroleucite — Chloroplastid Chlo ro*plas tid, n. [Gr. chlwro s light green + E. plastid.] (Bot.) A granule of chlorophyll; also called {chloroleucite}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chloroleucite — Chlo ro*leu cite, n. [Gr. chlwro s light green + E. leucite.] (Bot.) Same as {Chloroplastid}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chloroplast — 1887, shortened from Ger. chloroplastid (1884), from CHLORO (Cf. chloro ) + PLAST (Cf. plast) …   Etymology dictionary

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