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Small bristle like fibres sprouting out of the bacterial cell are
  1. pili
  2. mesosomes
  3. cilia
  4. fimbriae


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The correct option is D fimbriae
(i) Pili – Elongated tubular structures (of protein pilin) which function in conjugation.
(ii) Cillia – Fine hair-like outgrowth of membrane, found in eukaryotes only.
(iii) Mesosome – Invagination of plasma membrane present in prokaryotes.

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