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Glossary of Cell and Cell Structures Grade 7 part 2

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Mitochondria
turns food into energy (powerhouse)
Cell wall
the tough outer case of a plant cell
Cell membrane
the covering that controls what enters the cell and what leaves the cell
Chloroplasts
the organelles that make food from energy in plants
Photosynthesis
the process that plant cells use to turn sunlight into food
Capture
take and hold
Nucleus
directs the activities of other organelles and controls reproduction
Lysosome
digests (breaks down) materials no longer needed
Chloroplast
uses energy from the sun to make food
Goigi body
holds and moves materials the cell makes
Vacuole
stores materials
Ribosome
makes proteins
Chromosomes
structures in the nucleus that contain information
Cell division
the process by which cells makes copies of themselves and increase in number

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