What is the difference betwen plasmolyzed and flaccid cell???

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Refer below for above asked query:-
Flaccid cells are those which has lost water and has become wilt.There is a gap between the cell wall and the protoplasm.
Cells become flaccid when they are placed in an isotonic solution.

Plasmolyzed cells are those which has lost most of its water content and has shrunk . In these cells the cytoplasm moves away from the cell. 
Cells become plasmolyzed when they are plased in placed in hypertonic solution

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