\sˈɛntɹəsˌə͡ʊmz], \sˈɛntɹəsˌəʊmz], \s_ˈɛ_n_t_ɹ_ə_s_ˌəʊ_m_z]\
Definitions of CENTROSOMES
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The cell center, consisting of a pair of CENTRIOLES surrounded by a cloud of amorphous material called the pericentriolar region. During interphase, the centrosome nucleates microtubule outgrowth. The centrosome duplicates and, during mitosis, separates to form the two poles of the mitotic spindle (MITOTIC SPINDLE APPARATUS).
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