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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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Each sensory cell is ensheathed by three mostly unpigmented supporting cells that also contribute to producing the lens.
These cells are mostly the sensory cells aggregated at the center of each papilla, or single sensory cells widely scattered in the rest of the tentacular epithelium.
Among all morphological grades of marine bryozoan larvae, the cell contacts between sensory cells and their effectors are predominantly ipsilateral.
1998, 2002), only peripheral sensory cells in the epithelial layer of the upper (esophageal) alimentary tract displayed reactivity until hatching.
A more detailed examination of the innervation of these peripheral sensory cells, as well as their reactivity to anti-serotonin and anti-FMRFamide, is in progress.
Cilium at end of neck = multipolar sensory cell [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURES 8-11 OMITTED]
They also found neurons, like those that transmit signals from the ear to the brain, forming connections with sensory cells.
We found that at least three sensory cells were activated in the hair," Dickens says.
Sensory cells housed within the olfactory epithelium have receptors that, when bound by certain odorants, will cause a neural response.
It's not just the tiny sensory cells in the hearing organ (cochlea) that are damaged by noise but also the nerve fibres between the ears and the brain.
To enhance the sensation of taste in products, they focused their work on analyzing aroma-taste interactions and the heterogeneous distribution of tastants--compounds that stimulate the sensory cells in taste buds.
A few microvillus cells (MV), were observed in the space between the ciliated non- sensory cells in all portions of the olfactory lamellae (Fig.