- a minute cell.
Origin of cellule
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It will be something worse, a thousand times worse, than cellule.A Soldier of the Legion
C. N. Williamson
Next comes "cellule," solitary confinement on starvation diet.In the Foreign Legion
She flies from cellule to cellule, and in each deposits an egg.The Insect
Cytoblast, sī′to-blast, n. the nucleus or germinal spot of a cellule, from which the organic cell is developed.
The cellule composed only of protoplasm and a nucleus possesses the very same faculty.The Metaphysic of Christianity and Buddhism
Dawsonne M. Strong
- a very small cell
C17: from Latin cellula, diminutive of cella cell 1
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- A small cell.
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