diplosome


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dip·lo·some

(dip'lō-sōm),
Paired allosomes; the pair of centrioles of mammalian cells.
Synonym(s): paired allosome
[diplo- + G. sōma, body]

diplosome

/dip·lo·some/ (dip´lo-sōm) the two centrioles of a mammalian cell.

dip·lo·some

(dip'lō-sōm)
Paired allosomes; the pair of centrioles of mammalian cells.
[diplo- + G. sōma, body]
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The cytoplasm contains free ribosomes (mostly polysomes), mitochondria, clear vesicles, and the diplosome (Figs.