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Term:polyhedral organelle
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Definition:An organelle found in bacteria consisting of a proteinaceous coat containing metabolic enzymes whose purpose is the sequestration or concentration of metabolites and which has the appearance of a polygonal granule by electron microscopy.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: bacterial microcompartment
 broad_synonym: BAC

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  cellular_component 19896
    cellular anatomical entity 19599
      organelle 13017
        non-membrane-bounded organelle 4845
          intracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle 4845
            polyhedral organelle 0
              carboxysome 0
              ethanolamine degradation polyhedral organelle 0
              propanediol degradation polyhedral organelle 0
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