quantasome

quantasome

[kwahn-tuh-sohm]
noun Cell Biology.
any of numerous particles in a chloroplast, part of the thylakoid and functioning in photosynthesis.
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quantasome   (kwŏn'tə-sōm')  Pronunciation Key 
One of numerous granules located on the inner lamellar surface of a chloroplast and thought to be involved in the light reactions of photosynthesis.
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