intracellular

[ in-truh-sel-yuh-ler ]
/ ˌɪn trəˈsɛl yə lər /

adjective

within a cell or cells.

Origin of intracellular

First recorded in 1875–80; intra- + cellular

Related forms

in·tra·cel·lu·lar·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for intracellular

intracellular

/ (ˌɪntrəˈsɛljʊlə) /

adjective

biology situated or occurring inside a cell or cells

Derived Forms

intracellularly, adverb
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Medicine definitions for intracellular

intracellular

[ ĭn′trə-sĕlyə-lər ]

adj.

Occurring or situated within a cell or cells.
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Science definitions for intracellular

intracellular

[ ĭn′trə-sĕlyə-lər ]

Occurring or situated within a cell or cells.
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