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Protoplast

Protoplast is the living substance of a cell. The term usually refers to the substance enclosed by the cytoplasmic membrane.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Protoplast
- The thing first formed; that of which there are subsequent copies or reproductions; the original.
- A first-formed organized body; the first individual, or pair of individuals, of a species.
Category: Microbiology
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