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organellenoun [C]

uk   /ˌɔː.ɡənˈel/  us   /ˌɔːr.ɡənˈel/ specialized
any structure, such as a nucleus or a chloroplast, that has a particular purpose inside a living cell
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organellenoun [C]

 /ˌɔr·ɡəˈnel/
biology any of the parts inside a living cell that have a particular purpose, such as a nucleus (= central part) or a chloroplast (= part in a plant cell)
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