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Cellular component Cell membrane

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DefinitionThe cell membrane is the selectively permeable membrane which separates the cytoplasm from its surroundings. Known as the cell inner membrane in prokaryotes with 2 membranes.
Synonyms Cytoplasmic membrane
Plasma membrane
Plasmalemma
Category› Cellular component
KeywordsCell membrane
GOplasma membrane [ GO:0005886 ]
Graphical Cell membraneCell envelopeMembraneEndomembrane system