chloroplast

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See also: Chloroplast

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

chloro- +‎ -plast

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈklɔːrəʊˌplæst/

Pronunciation[edit]

(file)

Noun[edit]

chloroplast (plural chloroplasts)

  1. (cytology) An organelle, found in the cells of green plants and in photosynthetic algae, where photosynthesis takes place, characterized by a high concentration of chlorophyll and two membranes.

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English chloroplast, French chloroplaste, and German Chloroplast.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xlɔˈrɔp.last/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔplast
  • Syllabification: chlo‧rop‧last

Noun[edit]

chloroplast m inan

  1. (cytology) chloroplast

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Further reading[edit]

  • chloroplast in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • chloroplast in Polish dictionaries at PWN