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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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Many of the nerves reported by Dennell (1940) were undoubtedly misidentifications of striated material that were in reality either ligament or pigment cell processes.
Ward, "Chediak-Higashi syndrome: a rare disorder of lysosomes and lysosome related organelles," Pigment Cell & Melanoma Research, vol.
Nishimura, "Melanocyte stem cells: a melanocyte reservoir in hair follicles for hair and skin pigmentation," Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research, vol.
"Ultraviolet wavebands and melanoma initiation." Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research 2008 (5): 520-524.
The latter is partly surrounded by a thick layer of pigment cells containing numerous mostly densely staining granules.
Writing in the journal Pigment Cell Research, he said the evidence of the dangers was stronger in more recent research, almost certainly reflecting the more widespread use of sunbeds.
These diseases not associated with vitiligo were type 1 diabetes, psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, Sjogren's syndrome, multiple sclerosis, alopecia areata, scleroderma, and myasthenia gravis (Pigment Cell Res.
Beermann, "Transgenic expression of Notch in melanocytes demonstrates RBP-Jx-dependent signaling," Pigment Cell and Melanoma Research, vol.
The Wnt-signalling pathways play an important role in melanocyte development, melanoma genesis and pigment cell formation (O'Connell and Weeraratna 2009).