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amyloplast

[ am-uh-loh-plast ]
/ ˈæm ə loʊˌplæst /
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noun Botany.
a starch-forming granule in plants; leucoplast.
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Origin of amyloplast

First recorded in 1885–90; amylo- + -plast
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