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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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Mucous cells appeared more mature at GD150, with a protruding apex and a cytoplasm containing granules (Figure 2E).
Arsenic exposure also induced mucous cell metaplasia and increased expression of CLCA3 protein in the large airways.
The presence of mucous cells in the lining of the intraosseous odontogenic cysts was thus considered to be metaplastic in origin, but the cause and biological significance of this phenomenon is not certain.
The anomalies included hypertrophy and hyperplasia of epithelial cells that resulted in shortening, curling and clubbing of secondary lamellae with increased number of mucous cells (Figure, 8).
1A and B) had a proper basal membrane, mucous cells, primary and secondary lamellae.
The mucous cells possess spongy cytoplasm and flattened and basal nuclei.
The coating, secreted by mucous cells, is topped off with a detergentlike molecule called a phospholipid.
Breast milk inhibits bacterial growth by preventing bacteria from attaching to respiratory tract mucous cells.
Responses of Squalis cephalus intestinal mucous cells to Pomphorhynchus laevis.