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acellular

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adjective acel·lu·lar \(ˌ)ā-ˈsel-yə-lər\

Definition of acellular

  1. 1 :  containing no cells <acellular vaccines>

  2. 2 :  not divided into cells :  consisting of a single complex cell —used especially of protozoa and ciliates



1940

First Known Use of acellular

1940


Medical Dictionary

acellular

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adjective acel·lu·lar \(ˈ)ā-ˈsel-yə-lər\

Medical Definition of acellular

  1. 1:  containing no cells <acellular vaccines>

  2. 2:  not divided into cells :  consisting of a single complex cell—used especially of protozoans and ciliates




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