ergastic


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ergastic

[ər′gas·tik]
(cell and molecular biology)
Pertaining to the nonliving components of protoplasm.
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Ergastic substances filling trichome cells: present = 0; absent = 1; only in apical cell = 2 13.
The only visible ergastic materials are tannins in certain
They also stored other ergastic material (either waste or food) in the form of darkly stained deposits (Figs.