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sarcosome

[sahr-kuh-sohm]
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noun Cell Biology.
  1. a mitochondrion occurring in a muscle fiber.
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Origin of sarcosome

First recorded in 1895–1900; sarco- + -some3
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sarcosome in Medicine

sarcosome

(särkə-sōm′)
n.
  1. A large specialized mitochondrion found in striated muscle.
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