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1. cell-free

adjective. lacking cells.

Synonyms

  • noncellular

Antonyms

  • faveolate
  • cavitied

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Rhymes with Cell Membrane

Sentences with cell-membrane


1. Noun Phrase
Unlike animal cells, however, plant cells also have a cell wall that surrounds the cell membrane.

2. Noun Phrase
Cytoplasm is the thick fluid that is encased within the cell membrane and holds the cell organelles.

3. Noun Phrase
The cell membrane is a protective layer that surrounds the cell and protects each of its organelles.

4. Noun Phrase
Insulin drives potassium into the cells by stimulating the uptake of the electrolyte by the cell membrane.

2. membrane

noun. ['ˈmɛmˌbreɪn'] a thin pliable sheet of material.

Synonyms

  • drumhead
  • flat solid
  • sheet
  • gelatin
  • gel

Antonyms

  • medulla
  • cortex
  • undock
  • follower

Etymology

  • membrana (Latin)
  • membrum (Latin)

3. membrane

noun. ['ˈmɛmˌbreɪn'] a pliable sheet of tissue that covers or lines or connects the organs or cells of animals or plants.

Synonyms

  • tympanum
  • lamella
  • adventitia
  • perithelium
  • cornea
  • myringa
  • choroid
  • meninges
  • hyaloid
  • mucous membrane
  • intima
  • diaphragm
  • serous membrane
  • hyaloid membrane
  • semipermeable membrane
  • trophoblast
  • tunic
  • synovium
  • capsula glomeruli
  • ciliary body
  • eardrum
  • tunica
  • ependyma
  • sarcolemma
  • phospholipid
  • serosa
  • fetal membrane
  • midriff
  • fertilization membrane
  • endocranium
  • web
  • chorioallantoic membrane
  • basilar membrane
  • mucosa
  • Bowman's capsule
  • glomerular capsule
  • tympanic membrane
  • periosteum
  • endosteum
  • retina
  • meninx
  • iris
  • synovial membrane
  • choroid coat
  • chorioallantois
  • animal tissue
  • axolemma

Antonyms

  • follow
  • rear
  • reverse
  • tail

Etymology

  • membrana (Latin)
  • membrum (Latin)

4. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] any small compartment.

Antonyms

  • attack

5. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals.

Synonyms

  • animate thing
  • germ cell
  • Leydig's cell
  • arthrospore
  • reproductive cell
  • acaryote
  • zygote
  • mother cell
  • nucleus
  • cytol
  • akaryote
  • plant cell
  • archesporium
  • gametocyte
  • fertilized ovum
  • cell membrane
  • protoplast
  • Sertoli's cell
  • vacuole
  • Sertoli cell
  • archespore
  • cytomembrane
  • cell organ
  • cell nucleus
  • blastomere
  • blastema
  • Kupffer's cell
  • fiber
  • recombinant
  • cytoplasm
  • living thing
  • vegetative cell
  • polar body
  • being
  • formative cell
  • embryonic cell
  • akaryocyte
  • somatic cell
  • fibre
  • organelle
  • daughter cell
  • energid
  • karyon
  • organism
  • parthenote
  • beta cell
  • plasma membrane
  • flagellated cell
  • sex cell
  • Leydig cell

Antonyms

  • irresponsibleness
  • unthoughtfulness
  • eukaryote
  • prokaryote

6. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction.

Synonyms

  • photovoltaic cell
  • solar cell
  • electric cell
  • galvanic cell
  • secondary cell
  • voltaic cell
  • storage cell
  • fuel cell
  • primary cell
  • electrolytic cell

Antonyms

  • electrolytic cell
  • stander
  • sitter
  • parasite

7. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] small room in which a monk or nun lives.

Synonyms

  • convent
  • cubicle
  • room

Antonyms

  • nonbeing
  • lose
  • allow
  • discontinue

8. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] a hand-held mobile radiotelephone for use in an area divided into small sections, each with its own short-range transmitter/receiver.

Synonyms

  • radiotelephone
  • cellular phone
  • radiophone
  • mobile phone
  • cellphone
  • wireless telephone

Antonyms

  • let
  • change
  • free
  • break

9. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement.

Synonyms

  • political unit
  • terrorist cell
  • sleeper cell
  • political movement
  • political entity
  • radical cell

Antonyms

  • deny
  • enable
  • disagree
  • let go of

10. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] a room where a prisoner is kept.

Synonyms

  • prison cell
  • jail cell
  • detention centre
  • cellblock
  • sweatbox
  • bullpen
  • guardroom
  • cooler
  • tank
  • keep
  • detention cell
  • ward
  • hold
  • room

Antonyms

  • existent
  • impossibility
  • nonexistence
  • absence
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