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plasmagel

[plaz-muh-jel] /ˈplæz məˌdʒɛl/
noun
1.
the gelatinous outer layer of cytoplasm of the pseudopod of an ameba, beneath the cell membrane.
Origin of plasmagel
1920-1925
First recorded in 1920-25; plasma + gel
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British Dictionary definitions for plasmagel

plasmagel

/ˈplæzməˌdʒɛl/
noun
1.
another name for ectoplasm (sense 1)
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plasmagel in Medicine

plasmagel plas·ma·gel (plāz'mə-jěl')
n.
A jellylike state of cytoplasm, characteristically occurring in the pseudopod of the amoeba.

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