TITLE

microcentrum

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1357
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "microcentrum" is presented. Microcentrum refers to the cytoplasm that contains the centrioles. The term originated from the Greek words "mikros," meaning small, and "kentron" meaning center. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21235888

 

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