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2.2: Prokaryotic and Eukaryotic Cells

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cytoplasm

cytoplasm

Entire contents of the cell inside the plasma membrane, excluding the nucleus.
DNA

DNA

Deoxyribonucleic acid; nucleic acid that is the genetic material of all organisms.
endoplasmic reticulum

endoplasmic reticulum

Organelle that is the site of lipid synthesis and protein modification.
eukaryote

eukaryote

Organism with cells containing a nucleus and membrane-bound organelles.
eukaryotic cell

eukaryotic cell

Cell that contains a nucleus and membrane-bound organelles.
Golgi apparatus

Golgi apparatus

Organelle that processes and packages proteins.
mitochondria

mitochondria

Organelle of the cell in which energy is generated.
mitochondrion

mitochondrion

(plural mitochondria): Organelle of the cell in which energy is generated.
nucleus

nucleus

Cell structure that contains the genetic material, DNA.
organelle

organelle

Structure within the cell that has a specific role.
plasma membrane

plasma membrane

The lipid barrier that surrounds the cell; known as the cell membrane.
prokaryote

prokaryote

Organism that lacks a nucleus; i.e. bacteria.
prokaryotic cell

prokaryotic cell

Cell without a nucleus or membrane-bound organelles.
ribosome

ribosome

Organelle in which proteins are made (protein synthesis).

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