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  • In some species (Ascaris decipiens) the giant cell is replaced by an irregular mass of protoplasm containing a number of small nuclei.
  • Such a plasmodium bears, on its periphery, groups of rounded projections of protoplasm termed end-organs.
  • Opening closed by a plug of protoplasm (x, fig.
  • The cell is essentially an individualized mass of protoplasm containing a differentiated protoplasmic body, called a nucleus.
  • Of the cell-wall (which is secreted by the living cell-body) the protoplasm dies, and a tissue in which this has occurred consists solely of the dead framework of cell-walls, enclosing in the cavities, originally occupied by the protoplasm, simply water or air.

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