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cell(biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; cells may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals
cancellationthe act of cancelling; calling off some arrangement
parcellationthe division into parcels; "the increasing parcellation of land with every generation"
chancellorshipthe office of chancellor
somatic cell nuclear transplantationmoving a cell nucleus and its genetic material from one cell to another
somatic cell nuclear transfermoving a cell nucleus and its genetic material from one cell to another
stem-cell researchresearch on stem cells and their use in medicine
embryonic stem-cell researchbiological research on stem cells derived from embryos and their use in medicine
cellular respirationthe metabolic processes whereby certain organisms obtain energy from organic moelcules; processes that take place in the cells and tissues during which energy is released and carbon dioxide is produced and absorbed by the blood to be transported to the lu
cell-mediated immune responsean immune response (chiefly against viral or fungal invasions or transplanted tissue) that involves T cells
parcellingthe act of distributing by allotting or apportioning; distribution according to a plan; "the apportionment of seats in the House of Representatives is based on the relative population of each state"
Chancellorsvillea major battle in the American Civil War (1863); the Confederates under Robert E. Lee defeated the Union forces under Joseph Hooker
human T-cell leukemia virus-1retrovirus causing T-cell leukemia
herpes varicella zostera herpes virus that causes chickenpox and shingles
herpes varicella zoster virusa herpes virus that causes chickenpox and shingles
varicella zoster virusthe member of the herpes virus family that is responsible for chickenpox
Brucellaan aerobic Gram-negative coccobacillus that causes brucellosis; can be used as a bioweapon
Arcellidaesoil and freshwater protozoa; cosmopolitan in distribution
family Arcellidaesoil and freshwater protozoa; cosmopolitan in distribution
genus Arcellatype genus of the Arcellidae
arcellaan amoeba-like protozoan with a chitinous shell resembling an umbrella
genus Vorticellaciliated protozoans that have a goblet-shaped body with a retractile stalk
vorticellaany of various protozoa having a transparent goblet-shaped body with a retractile stalk
flame cellorgan of excretion in flatworms
Scincellaa reptile genus of Scincidae