ALL meanings of chloroplast

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  • noun chloroplast a plastid containing chlorophyll and other pigments, occurring in plants and algae that carry out photosynthesis 3
  • noun chloroplast a green, oval plastid containing chlorophyll and carotenoids and found in the cytoplasm of green plants and blue-green algae 3
  • noun chloroplast a plastid containing chlorophyll. 1
  • noun chloroplast light-sensitive part of plant cell 1
  • noun chloroplast (in green plant cells) a plastid that contains chlorophyll and in which photosynthesis takes place. 1
  • noun chloroplast (cytology) An organelle found in the cells of green plants, and in photosynthetic algae, where photosynthesis takes place. 0
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