organelle
noun Etymology: New Latin organella, from Latin organum Date: 1920 a specialized cellular part (as a mitochondrion, lysosome, or ribosome) that is analogous to an organ

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  • Organelle — A typical animal cell. Within the cytoplasm, the major organelles and cellular structures include: (1) nucleolus (2) nucleus (3) ribosome (4) vesicle (5) rough endoplasmic reticulum (6) Golgi apparatus …   Wikipedia

  • organelle — n. (Biol.) a specialized part of a cell performing a specific function, usually visible under the microscope as a distinct object; it is analogous to an organ[2], but on a microscopic scale. Syn: cell organ. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • organelle — [ ɔrganɛl ] n. m. • déb. XXe; de organe ♦ Biol. Élément figuré cellulaire (mitochondrie, chloroplaste, cil, etc.) existant parfois en plusieurs exemplaires dans la cellule. ⇒ organite. « des organelles isolés tels que les microsomes du foie »… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • organelle — organelle. См. органоид. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • organelle — (n.) 1909, from Mod.L. organella, from L. organum instrument, organ (see ORGAN (Cf. organ)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • organelle — ► NOUN Biology ▪ an organized or specialized structure within a cell. ORIGIN Latin organella little tool …   English terms dictionary

  • organelle — [ôr΄gə nel′] n. [Ger < ModL organella < L organum (< Gr organon: see ORGAN) + ella, fem. of ellus, dim. suffix] a discrete structure within a cell, as a chloroplast or centriole, characterized by having specialized functions, a usually… …   English World dictionary

  • Organelle — Schemazeichnung einer tierischen Zelle. Membranumschlossene Organellen Strukturen ohne Membran, die je nach Definition zu den Organellen gezählt werden könnten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Organelle — Organite Demande de traduction Organelle → …   Wikipédia en Français

  • organelle — UK [ˌɔː(r)ɡəˈnel] / US [ˌɔrɡəˈnel] noun [countable] Word forms organelle : singular organelle plural organelles biology a structure in a cell that is designed to do a particular job, for example a nucleus …   English dictionary

  • organelle — blp, D. organellelli biol. «elementy strukturalne ciała pierwotniaków (np. wici, rzęski) odpowiadające funkcjonalnie narządom zwierząt wielokomórkowych» ∆ Organelle komórkowe «struktury cytoplazmy komórek roślinnych i zwierzęcych związane z… …   Słownik języka polskiego

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