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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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They turned the fibroblasts into a completely different type of cell called thymus cells, using a technique called reprogramming.
The researchers marked these thymus cells for destruction by targeting a protein molecule they need to develop normally, called RANK-L.
Transplanting thymus cells into patients can help to repair and restore the immune system, studies have shown.