Synonyms and Antonyms for cell-theory

1. cell theory (n.)

(biology) the theory that cells form the fundamental structural and functional units of all living organisms; proposed in 1838 by Matthias Schleiden and by Theodor Schwann

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2. cell-free (adj.)

lacking cells

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3. theory (n.)

a well-substantiated explanation of some aspect of the natural world; an organized system of accepted knowledge that applies in a variety of circumstances to explain a specific set of phenomena

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4. theory (n.)

a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena

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5. theory (n.)

a belief that can guide behavior

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6. cell (n.)

any small compartment

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9. cell (n.)

a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement

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