variants: or celluli- or cellulo-

Definition of cellul-

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : plant or animal cell cellulicidal cellulotoxic
2 : cellular and cellulofibrous
variants: or cellulo- or less commonly cellu-

Definition of cellul- (Entry 2 of 2)

: cellulose celluloid, cellulolytic

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History and Etymology for cellul-

Combining form (1)

New Latin, from cellula

Combining form (2)

cellulose entry 1

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“Cellul-.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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