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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
envelope +     
cell envelope +  
An envelope that surrounds a bacterial cell and includes the cytoplasmic membrane and everything external, encompassing the periplasmic space, cell wall, and outer membrane if present.
organelle envelope +   

Synonyms
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Cell_envelope
Definition Sources: GOC:ds, GOC:mlg, http://pathmicro.med.sc.edu/fox/cell_envelope.htm

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