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noun

another name for apoptosis

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Medical definitions for programmed cell death

programmed cell death
[ prōgrămd′ ]

n.

apoptosis
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Scientific definitions for programmed cell death

programmed cell death
[ prōgrămd′ ]

See apoptosis.
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