chondriosome

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chon·dri·o·some

 (kŏn′drē-ə-sōm′)
n.
A mitochondrion.

chondriosome

(ˈkɒndrɪəˌsəʊm)
n
(Biology) another name for mitochondrion
ˌchondrioˈsomal adj
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Noun1.chondriosome - an organelle containing enzymes responsible for producing energychondriosome - an organelle containing enzymes responsible for producing energy
sarcosome - a large mitochondrion in a striated muscle fiber
cell organ, cell organelle, organelle - a specialized part of a cell; analogous to an organ; "the first organelle to be identified was the nucleus"
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The chondriosomal mantle enwraps the "9+9+2" arrangement.
No chondriosomal mantle was observed in the principal piece.
The mitochondria in the middle piece have evolved into the chondriosomal mantle, which is followed by the principal piece in which the axoneme is enwrapped with 9 groups of granular material.