cell membrane

noun

Definition of cell membrane

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

1840

First Known Use of cell membrane

1840

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CELL MEMBRANE Defined for Kids

cell membrane

noun

Definition of cell membrane for Students

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


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cell membrane

noun

Medical Definition of cell membrane

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

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