Organelle

cellAn organelle is a specified part within a living cell that serves a function.  It is similar to organs on a large scale. Where the human body consists of organs such as the heart, liver, lungs, etc., there are organelles within a living cell that act as organs within the cell in that they perform specific functions.

 
 
About The Author

Matt Slick is the President and Founder of the Christian Apologetics and Research Ministry.