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quantasome

[kwahn-tuh-sohm] /ˈkwɑn təˌsoʊm/
noun, Cell Biology
1.
any of numerous particles in a chloroplast, part of the thylakoid and functioning in photosynthesis.
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quantasome
  (kwŏn'tə-sōm')   
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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