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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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In the described regions, the nucleus profile of the pyramidal cell was found by the physical dissector systematically-randomly spaced.
Compensatory dendritic growth of CA1 pyramidal cells following growth impairment in the neonatal period.
By shutting themselves off, the interneurons block their quieting action on the excitatory pyramidal cells -- an effect that can last as long as 35 minutes, much longer than what had been seen with retrograde inhibition.
We calculated a pyramidal cell density value (D) using the formula D = N/sT, where N is the mean disector score across all sampling windows, T is the thickness of the sections (2 [micro]m), and s is the length of the window.
Figure 3 displays the activity of an individual CA1 pyramidal cell.
Histological examination revealed that the number of viable pyramidal cells in the hippocampal CA1 region at 7 days after i/rp in the 1.
The fEPSPs slope was recorded from CA1 stratum pyramidal cells using a single glass pipette filled with 2 M NaAc (yielding a resistance of 2-5 M[ohm]).
This substance dampens the activity of the adjoining excitatory nerve cells, known as pyramidal cells.
The axons arising from the large pyramidal cells in layer V (Betz's cells) of area 4 contribute only about 5% of the fibers of the corticospinal tract and its pyramidal portion.
These changes cause irregular purkinje layer and similarly, other cells such as pyramidal cells would be observed dense, small and vacuolated [23].
Two cell types that play a major role in memory are the pyramidal cells and the chandelier cells.
Dendritic spine density of pyramidal cells in region CA1 of the hippocampus has been evaluated in young (3 months), old (27 months) and old phosphatidylserine (BC-PS)-treated rats.