Explain incipient plasmolysis?

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In a turgid cell, with adequate amount of water, the plasma membrane closely appresses the cell wall and is in contact with it alround. When this cell is kept in a hypertonic solution, water starts moving out of the cell. Initially there will be no effect on the cell wall. But as water continues to go out, the cell shrinks in volume. But the as water continues to go out, the cell shrinks in volume. But the plasma membrane maintains its contact with the cell wall alround due to its elastic capacity. As the exit of water continues, the plasma membrane reaches its limit of elasticity and gets torn from the cell wall at the comers, while maintaining contact at other regions. This is the first stage of plasmolysis called incipient plasmolysis.


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