Definitions for "CHLOROPLASTS"
Chloroplasts are in the leaf cells and are full of chlorophyll (green matter).
Chlorophyll-containing organelles in eukaryotic organisms; sites of photosynthesis.
Plant cell inclusion bodies that contain chlorophyll. They occur in cells of leaves and young stems
Chloroplast Working Group. ycfs [monograph on the Internet]. Piscataway (NJ): Waksman Institute; [modified 1999 Mar 10; cited 2001 Jun 18]. Available from: