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adjective cel·lu·lar \ˈsel-yə-lər\

: of, relating to, or made of the cells of living things

: relating to a system that uses radio waves instead of wires to send telephone signals

Full Definition of CELLULAR

1
:  of, relating to, or consisting of cells
2
:  containing cavities :  having a porous texture <cellular rocks>
3
:  of, relating to, or being a radiotelephone system in which a geographical area (as a city) is divided into small sections each served by a transmitter of limited range <cellular phones>
cel·lu·lar·i·ty \ˌsel-yə-ˈla-rə-tē, -ˈler-ə-\ noun

Examples of CELLULAR

  1. Researchers are observing the course of the disease at the cellular level.

Origin of CELLULAR

New Latin cellularis, from cellula living cell, from Latin, diminutive of cella small room
First Known Use: circa 1739

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Definition of CELLULAR

First Known Use of CELLULAR

1987

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adjective cel·lu·lar \ˈsel-yə-lər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CELLULAR

1
:  of, relating to, or consisting of cells
2
:  cell-mediated <cellular immunity>
cel·lu·lar·i·ty \ˌsel-yə-ˈlar-ət-ē\ noun, plural cel·lu·lar·i·ties

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