somatic cell


somatic cell

noun

Definition of SOMATIC CELL

:  one of the cells of the body that compose the tissues, organs, and parts of that individual other than the germ cells

First Known Use of SOMATIC CELL

1888

somatic cell

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SOMATIC CELL

: any of the cells of the body that compose the tissues, organs, and parts of that individual other than the germ cells

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