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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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Representative sections of late control (n = 2) (C) and late BPA-treated animals (n = 4) (D) show a substantial increase in CCSP protein expression in columnar epithelial cells with similar morphologic characteristics to mucous cells.
Statistical analysis of anionic detergent-induced changes in the goblet mucous cells of opercular epidermis and gill epithelium of Rita rita (Ham.
Mucus-stimulating substances in human body fluid assayed in an invertebrate mucous cell system.
Glycoconjugates in epidermal, branchial and digestive mucous cells and gastric glands of gilthead sea bream, Sparus aurata, Senegal sole, Solea senegalensis and Siberian sturgeon, Acipenser baeri development.
The region known as the trophy lay after the transition region of the esophageal-gastric mucosa and was continuously coated by a simple epithelium of cylindrical surface mucous cells, basement membrane, lamina propria and submucosa.
This gene has been detected in goblet cells within the tracheal and bronchial epithelium of mice when metaplasia of mucous cells is present (Leverkoehne and Gruber 2002) and is thought to play a role in the mucus hyper-secretion seen in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and CF in humans (Rogers 2003; Shale and Ionescu 2004).
In H pylori gastritis, MUC5AC expression on the surface epithelium is decreased and MUC6 expression extends to the surface mucous cells.
Distribution of mucous cells in the epithelial layer was found to be higher in the opercular zone than those in the pedal body.
The intermediate cells frequently predominate; their appearance ranges from small basal cells with scanty basophilic cytoplasm to larger and more oval cells with more abundant pale eosinophilic cytoplasm that appears to merge into epidermoid or mucous cells.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the incidence of mucous cells in the epithelial lining of dentigerous cyst.
The basal part of the gill contains skeletal rods and clusters of mucous cells.