diplosome

[ dĭplə-sōm′ ]

n.

The pair of centrioles of mammalian cells.

Nearby words

  1. diplophonic,
  2. diplopia,
  3. diplopic,
  4. diplopod,
  5. diplosis,
  6. diplosomia,
  7. diplostemonous,
  8. diplotene,
  9. diplozoic,
  10. diploë


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