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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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RANK-L plays a role not only in the development of specialized thymus cells, but also in the development of other types of cells in the body, including the osteoclasts that break down bone.
Testosterone-binding cells have been found in the thymus of 18-day-old fetuses, and testosterone can influence the function of specific thymic epithelial cells not only directly by acting on the thymus cells but also indirectly by modulating the function of the thymus epithelial cells that bind testosterone (73).
In their next experiment, Golub and Russell passed malignant mouse thymus cells through a plastic column filled with gel-like beads coated with antibodies that preferentially bind to DNA molecules.