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cellular

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adjective cel·lu·lar \ˈsel-yə-lər\

Definition of cellular

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or consisting of cells a cellular structure cellular growth

  2. 2 :  containing cavities :  having a porous texture cellular rocks

  3. 3 :  of, relating to, or being a radiotelephone system in which a geographical area (such as a city) is divided into small sections each served by a transmitter of limited range cellular phones

cellularity

play \ˌsel-yə-ˈla-rə-tē, -ˈler-ə-\ noun

Examples of cellular in a Sentence

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

Origin and Etymology of cellular

New Latin cellularis, from cellula living cell, from Latin, diminutive of cella small room


First Known Use: 1716


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cellular

noun cel·lu·lar

Definition of cellular

1985

First Known Use of cellular

1985



CELLULAR Defined for English Language Learners

cellular

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Definition of cellular for English Language Learners

  • : 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


CELLULAR Defined for Kids

cellular

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adjective cel·lu·lar \ˈsel-yə-lər\

Definition of cellular for Students

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or made up of cells cellular tissue

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being a cell phone


Medical Dictionary

cellular

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adjective cel·lu·lar \ˈsel-yə-lər\

Medical Definition of cellular

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or consisting of cells

  2. 2:  cell-mediated cellular immunity

cellularity

\ˌsel-yə-ˈlar-ət-ē\play noun plural

cellularities


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