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ultrastructure

[uhl-truh-struhk-cher] /ˈʌl trəˌstrʌk tʃər/
noun, Cell Biology.
1.
the structures of a cell that are revealed by electron microscopy.
Also called fine structure.
Origin of ultrastructure
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40; ultra- + structure
Related forms
ultrastructural, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for ultrastructure

ultrastructure

/ˈʌltrəˌstrʌktʃə/
noun
1.
the minute structure of a tissue or cell, as revealed by microscopy, esp electron microscopy
Derived Forms
ultrastructural, adjective
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