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cell membrane

noun

Definition of CELL MEMBRANE

:  a membrane of a cell; especially :  plasma membrane

First Known Use of CELL MEMBRANE

1852

Other Cell Biology Terms

cytology, gamete, vacuole, zygote
CELL MEMBRANE Defined for Kids

cell membrane

noun

Definition of CELL MEMBRANE for Kids

:  the thin outside layer that surrounds the cytoplasm of a cell and controls the movement of materials into and out of the cell
Medical Dictionary

cell membrane

noun

Medical Definition of CELL MEMBRANE

1
:  a membrane of a cell; especially :  plasma membrane
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