Which organelle can be likened to a post office?


Which organelle can be likened to a post office?


An analogy is a comparison between two things which points out the ways in which they are alike. An organelle that is like a post office would be one which is responsible for delivering something to various places within or outside of the cell.

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The organelle that can be likened to a post office would be the Golgi bodies, which are also called the Golgi apparatus. The Golgi apparatus, which...

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Golgi Apparatus: Definition & Function


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The Golgi apparatus is an organelle found in the cytoplasm of plant and animal cells that processes various molecules before sending them to the right location. Study the definition, structure and function of the Golgi apparatus.

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