Cytoplasm meaning

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The definition of cytoplasm is the clear, gel-like substance outside the nucleus of the cell of plants and animals.

An example of cytoplasm is the substance that fills every living cell in our bodies.

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The jellylike material that makes up much of a cell inside the cell membrane, and, in eukaryotic cells, surrounds the nucleus. The organelles of eukaryotic cells, such as mitochondria, the endoplasmic reticulum, and (in green plants) chloroplasts, are contained in the cytoplasm. The cytoplasm and the nucleus make up the cell's protoplasm .
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The protoplasm of a cell, outside the nucleus.
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The protoplasm enclosed by the plasma membrane of cell, excluding the nucleus in eukaryotic cells and cellular DNA in prokaryotic cells.
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The protoplasm enclosed by the plasma membrane of cell, excluding the nucleus in eukaryotic cells and cellular DNA in prokaryotic cells.
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(cytology) The contents of a cell except for the nucleus. It includes cytosol, organelles, vesicles, and the cytoskeleton.
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Origin of cytoplasm

  • cyto- +‎ plasm

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