Quantasome definitions

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One of numerous particles located on the thylakoid of a chloroplast, formerly considered to be the functional unit of photosynthesis.
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In the membrane of a chloroplast, any of the highly ordered structures containing many molecules of chlorophyll: quantasomes are thought to be the essential unit of photosynthesis.
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One of numerous granules located on the inner lamellar surface of a chloroplast and thought to be involved in the light reactions of photosynthesis.
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Any of an array of particles, on the inner surface of a chloroplast, in which photosynthesis takes place.
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Origin of quantasome

quanta –some