What does organelles mean?

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Organelles

    Specific particles of membrane-bound organized living substances present in eukaryotic cells, such as the MITOCHONDRIA; the GOLGI APPARATUS; ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM; LYSOSOMES; PLASTIDS; and VACUOLES.

Editors Contribution

  1. organelles

    Plural noun of the word organelle.

    Organelles are a specialized cell.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of organelles in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of organelles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Susannah Maidment:

    Although we have found dense internal structures that we have interpreted as nuclei in our cells, and the cells we found appear to preserve original components of blood, there is no evidence of any organelles or DNA within the nuclei, but even if one was to find some fragments of DNA, we would not be able to reconstruct a dinosaur 'Jurassic Park-style' because we would need the complete genome to figure out where the holes in the DNA are.

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