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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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The antiproliferative effects were reversed by the addition of palmitate, the precursor for the majority of nonessential fatty acids, which cancer cells use primarily for energy and growth.
turn on genes that allow cancer cells to proliferate;
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Cancer cells that have traveled to new locations in the body and grown there cause most cancer pain and cancer-related deaths.

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