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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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Regardless, he seemed quite certain that ameboid cells played an essential role in the crystallization of both shell nacre and pearls, the former stimulated by normal growth processes and the latter by the abnormal presence of a foreign object.
The endothelium in inflammation forms new capillary sprouts; it may also proliferate and give off cells into the tissue which at once assume the characters of fibroblasts; but its elements never become transformed into ameboid cells.
Upon the experimental induction of inflammation, he then tracked the fate of these endothelial cells and found that they separated themselves front each other to become free and transform themselves into ameboid cells that appeared to be macrophages.