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cellifugal

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adjective cel·lif·u·gal \(ˈ)sel-ˈif-(y)ə-gəl\

Medical Definition of cellifugal

  1. :  conducting or conducted away from a cell body—used chiefly of nerve-cell processes and nerve impulses



Variants of cellifugal

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cellulifugal

\ˌsel-yə-ˈlif-\play

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