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cell

(Enemy combatants), noun enemy group, exxremist group, rebel organization, saboteurs, subversives, unnerground extremists
Associated concepts: enemy combatants, justice courts, miliiary tribunals, Patriotic Act, prison cells, sleeper cell, terrorist cell

cell

(jail), noun cage, cella, chamber, compartment, confined room, confinement, cubicle, cubiculum, enclosed cage, incarceration, jailhouse, penitentiary, pound, prison, prison house, small cavity, small room, solitary abode
See also: chamber, jail, penitentiary, prison

CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

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1) Derived from Kulchitsky cells, these tumors can arise anywhere along the gastrointestinal tract or bronchial mucosa.
Whether in the thymus or in other parts of the body, these immunes system cells can develop into cancers called Hodgkin disease and non-Hodgkin lymphomas; and Kulchitsky cells, or neuroendocrine cells, are much less common cells that normally release certain hormones.