intracellular

adjective
in·​tra·​cel·​lu·​lar | \ ˈin-trə-ˈsel-yə-lər How to pronounce intracellular (audio) , ˈin-(ˌ)trä- \

Definition of intracellular

: existing, occurring, or functioning within a cell intracellular parasites

Other Words from intracellular

intracellularly adverb

Examples of intracellular in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Together these early proteins create the intracellular conditions for replication and transcription. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Together these early proteins create the intracellular conditions for replication and transcription. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Together these early proteins create the intracellular conditions for replication and transcription. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Together these early proteins create the intracellular conditions for replication and transcription. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Poinar has worked on amber fossils for decades, first discovering in a 1982 study that amber could preserve intracellular structures in an organism trapped inside. Katie Hunt, CNN, 26 Nov. 2021 Together these early proteins create the intracellular conditions for replication and transcription. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Together these early proteins create the intracellular conditions for replication and transcription. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Together these early proteins create the intracellular conditions for replication and transcription. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of intracellular

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“Intracellular.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intracellular. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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intracellular

adjective
in·​tra·​cel·​lu·​lar | \ -ˈsel-yə-lər How to pronounce intracellular (audio) \

Medical Definition of intracellular

: existing, occurring, or functioning within a cell intracellular enzymes intracellular localization of RNA synthesis intracellular parasites

Other Words from intracellular

intracellularly adverb

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