condensing vacuole
Vacuole formed from the cis face of the Golgi apparatus by the fusion of smaller vacuoles. Within the condensing vacuole the contents are concentrated and may become semi-crystalline (zymogen granules or secretory vesicles).

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • prozymogen granule — (= condensing vacuole) Stage in the development of a mature secretory vesicle (zymogen granule) …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • CV — agricult. abbr. Coefficient of Variation biomed. abbr. Condensing Vacuole gen. abbr. Coefficient of Variation acronym Curriculum Vitae …   United dictionary of abbreviations and acronyms

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