centriole
noun Etymology: German Zentriol, from Zentrum center Date: circa 1896 one of a pair of cellular organelles that occur especially in animals, are adjacent to the nucleus, function in the formation of the spindle apparatus during cell division, and consist of a cylinder with nine microtubules arranged peripherally in a circle — see cell illustration

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  • centriole — [ sɑ̃trijɔl ] n. m. • 1903; de centre ♦ Biol. Petite structure dense au milieu du centrosome, qui se dédouble avant la mitose, et dont chacune des parties forme alors le centre d un aster. ● centriole nom masculin Corpuscule central du centrosome …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • centriole — n. (Biol.) one of two small cylindrical cell organelles composes of nine triplet microtubules, which form the asters during mitosis. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • centriole — centriole. См. центриоль. (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.

  • centriole — 1896, from Ger. centriol (1895), from Mod.L. centriolum, dim. of centrum (see CENTER (Cf. center)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • centriolė — statusas T sritis histologija, ląstelių chemija, histologinė chemija, audinių kultūra atitikmenys: lot. Centriolum ryšiai: platesnis terminas – ląstelės centras …   Veterinarinės anatomijos, histologijos ir embriologijos terminai

  • centriolė — statusas T sritis histologija atitikmenys: lot. Centriolum ryšiai: platesnis terminas – ląstelės centras …   Medicininės histologijos ir embriologijos vardynas

  • centriole — [sen′trē ōl΄] n. [partial transl. of Ger zentriol < zentrum (< L centrum), CENTER + ol, dim. suffix < Fr ole < L olum] a small, dense structure in the middle of the centrosome: it doubles before mitosis, and each part forms the center …   English World dictionary

  • Centriole — Schematic of centriole showing microtubule triplets Three dimensi …   Wikipedia

  • Centriole — Détail d une coupe de cellule observée en microscopie électronique en transmission montrant un centriole. Le centriole est une structure cellulaire intrahyaloplasmique constituée de neuf triplets inclinés de microtubules, entourés par un certain… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • centriole — Organelle of animal cells that is made up of two orthogonally arranged cylinders each with nine microtubule triplets composing the wall. Almost identical to basal body of cilium. The pericentriolar material, but not the centriole itself, is the… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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