glyoxysome

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glyoxysome

[glī′äk·sə‚sōm]
(botany)
A specialized type of peroxisome found in plant tissues that is bounded by a single membrane and contains a broad spectrum of enzymes, including those of the glyoxylate cycle and the β-oxidation cycle in addition to catalase and oxidase.
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