What Is the Function of the Large Central Vacuole?


The main function of the large central vacuole in the plant cell is to provide pressure against the cell wall, giving it structure (in place of a skeletal system). It also serves to store water and other ions.
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The large central vacuole captures food materials or unwanted structural debris that surround the cell, confiscating materials that might be toxic to the cell as well as maintaining fluid balance. It occupies more than 30 percent of the cell's volume.
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