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(sen-tree-ole) [Gk. kentron, center] A structure in an animal cell, composed of cylinders of microtubule triplets arranged in a 9 + 0 pattern. An animal cell usually has a pair of centrioles, which ar [..]
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1896, from German centriol (1895), from Modern Latin centriolum, diminutive of centrum (see center (n.)).
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Centrioles are paired barrel-shaped organelles located in the cytoplasm of animal cells near the nuclear envelope. Centrioles play a role in organizing microtubules that serve as the cell's skeletal system. They help determine the locations of the nucleus and other organelles within the cell.
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Cytoplasmic organelle consisting of microtubules; present at each pole of the spindle apparatus in animal cells. © 2005 by W. H. Freeman and Company. All rights reserved. Pierce, B. Genetics: A conceptual approach. 2nd Edition.
Source: nature.com

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(n) one of a pair of small cylindrical cell organelles near the nucleus in animal cells; composed of nine triplet microtubules and form the asters during mitosis
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Either of two cylindrical structures within the centrosome of animal cells and containing nine sets of triplet microtubules; structurally similar to a basal body. (Figure 19-5b)
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Self-replicating, short, fibrous, rod-shaped Organelles. Each centriole is a short cylinder containing nine pairs of peripheral Microtubules, arranged so as to form the wall of the cylinder.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A circular array of nine groups of three microtubules each found in animal cells and considered part of the cytoskeleton. Note in the Eukaryotic Cell Model
Source: cellsalive.com

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A cylinder-shaped organelle composed of microtubules and found in the nucleus of a cell. During nuclear division it forms the spindle, which ensures that the duplicated chromosomes are equally divided between the daughter cells.
Source: training.seer.cancer.gov

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A short cylindrical organelle, found in pairs arranged at right angles to each other at the centre of a microtubule organizing centre (MTOC) or centrosome, found in eukaryotes (except in higher plants [..]
Source: groups.molbiosci.northwestern.edu

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