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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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Since Finger's discovery of this in 2003, other scientists have found bitter-sensing taste cells inside the hundreds of branching tunnels that move air through the lungs of animals.
Identification of these cells opens up a whole new area for studying taste cell renewal, and contributes to stem cell biology in general," said senior author Peihua Jiang, Ph.
There are taste cells in the stomach, intestine and, evidence suggests, the pancreas, colon and esophagus.
BUSINESS WIRE)--July 6, 1995--Scientists at the Roche Institute of Molecular Biology have discovered how taste cells respond to bitter compounds.
The authors speculate that KATP may function in sweet taste cells to modulate taste cell sensitivity to sugars according to metabolic needs.
The work confirms earlier findings by others that chloride diffuses into taste buds through a dense network of filaments that swathe taste cells and link them to one another.
Or maybe the bait traps triggered the spread of rare genetic variations in roach taste cells left over from before the species moved in with people.
The presence of the KATP channel suggests that taste cells may play a role in regulating our sensitivity to sweet taste under different nutritional conditions.
The new imaging technology allows Cargill scientists to actually see and measure the cellular response of taste cells to stimulants.
Salt Program: Validated the amino acid sequence of the salt channel, ENaC, from human taste cells.
An American biotechnology company has discovered ``bitter blockers'' which stop production of a protein released by taste cells.