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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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12,17) NTM, on the other hand, may enter the middle ear or mastoid cells via the external ear canal in a retrograde manner from the eustachian tube, and then spread from there either directly or through the blood vessels.
The radiological features are unilateral loss of cerebral volume and associated compensatory bone alterations in the calvaria, like thickening, hyperpneumatization of the paranasal sinuses and mastoid cells and elevation of the petrous ridge [1].
Phlogistic-appearing tissue occupied the mastoid cells.