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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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Clinical and biochemical heterogeneity of globoid cell leukodystrophy.
Globoid cell leucodystrophy (Krabbe's disease): deficiency of galactocerebroside [beta]-galactosidase.
Results also show that marrow transplants -- performed when the mice are 9 to 12 days old -- increase enzyme levels in the central nervous system, result in much lower levels of psychosine and are followed by a disappearance of globoid cells.