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chlo·ro·plast
[klawr-uh-plast, klohr-]
NOUN [BOTANY.]
1.
a plastid containing chlorophyll.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chloroplast

Chloroplasts /ˈklɔːrəˌplæsts, -plɑːsts/ are organelles, specialized subunits, in plant and algal cells. Their discovery inside plant cells is usually credited to ...

www.britannica.com/science/chloroplast

chloroplast: structure within the cells of plants and green algae that is the site of photosynthesis, the process by which light energy is converted to chemical ...

micro.magnet.fsu.edu/cells/chloroplasts/chloroplasts.html

Chloroplasts. One of the most widely recognized and important characteristics of plants is their ability to conduct photosynthesis, in effect, to make their own food ...

www.biology4kids.com/files/cell_chloroplast.html

Cross-section of chloroplast with labels. Membranes, Stromal Lamellae, Thylakoid, Stroma Chloroplasts are the food producers of the cell. The organelles are ...

www.nature.com/scitable/topicpage/plant-cells-chloroplasts-and-cell-walls-14053956

Plant cells have some specialized properties that make them distinct from animal cells. Learn how special structures, such as chloroplasts and cell walls, create ...

hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/Biology/chloroplast.html

Chloroplasts. The sketch of the chloroplast above was made from an electron micrograph of a chloroplast from a higher order plant (Levy). Plants use energy ...

www.sciencedaily.com/terms/chloroplast.htm

Chloroplasts are organelles found in plant cells and eukaryotic algae that conduct photosynthesis. Chloroplasts absorb sunlight and use it in conjunction with ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK9905

Chloroplasts, the organelles responsible for photosynthesis, are in many respects similar to mitochondria. Both chloroplasts and mitochondria function to ...

www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/chloroplast

The chloroplast is the place in a plant cell where photosynthesis happens. Your rose bushes have chloroplasts, but you don't.