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(Biology) biology a nucleus and the cytoplasm associated with it in a syncytium
[C19: adapted from German, from energy + -id1]
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|Noun||1.||energid - a biological unit consisting of a nucleus and the body of cytoplasm with which it interacts|
cell - (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity