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Introduction: Vacuole

Description of Vacuole

Vacuole: a tiny cavity filled with fluid in the cytoplasm of a cell.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Vacuole: Any spaces or cavities within a cell. They may function in digestion, storage, secretion, or excretion.
Source: MeSH 2007

Vacuole: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Vacuole

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Vacuole

The following list attempts to classify Vacuole into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • bodily cavity,cavity,cavum
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

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