What does a vacuole do in a cell?

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The vacuole is a balloon like organelle where food,water,minerals and wastes may be stored.

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The vacuole of a cell stores waste products and water and also exports unwanted substances from the cell.

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Vacuole's are a place for storage such as water or enzymes.

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