Synonyms
Antonyms

1. cell-free

adjective. lacking cells.

Synonyms

  • noncellular

Antonyms

  • faveolate
  • cavitied

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Example sentences of the word smooth-muscle-cell


1. Noun Phrase
In contrast, increased demand on your smooth muscle cells causes them to increase in both size and number.

2. Noun Phrase
It also slows down the growth of smooth muscle cells, which can help prevent atherosclerosis.

3. Noun Phrase
Unlike smooth muscle cells, cardiac muscle cells cannot be replaced once they degenerate.

4. Noun Phrase
The short, non-striated — and, hence — smooth muscle cells contain only one nucleus.

2. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] one of the contractile organs of the body.

Synonyms

  • smooth muscle
  • sphincter muscle
  • muscle cell
  • musculus
  • anatomical sphincter
  • skeletal muscle
  • ocular muscle
  • involuntary muscle
  • muscle fibre
  • sphincter
  • striated muscle
  • contractile organ
  • levator
  • antagonistic muscle
  • contractor
  • supinator
  • rectus
  • tensor
  • pronator
  • muscle fiber

Antonyms

  • medulla
  • cortex
  • lightness
  • weak part

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

3. smooth

adjective. ['ˈsmuːð'] having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities.

Synonyms

  • streamlined
  • fine
  • flowing
  • uncreased
  • even
  • even-textured
  • seamless
  • glassy
  • fast
  • smooth-textured
  • velvet-textured
  • fine-textured
  • aerodynamic
  • creaseless
  • ironed
  • unseamed
  • sleek
  • unlined
  • slippy
  • velvety
  • slippery

Antonyms

  • coarse
  • unironed
  • uneven
  • nonslippery

Etymology

  • smoothe (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. smooth

verb. ['ˈsmuːð'] make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing.

Synonyms

  • rub
  • change surface
  • sandblast
  • file
  • strip
  • sand
  • launch
  • sandpaper
  • smoothen
  • plane
  • float

Antonyms

  • consume
  • unfixed
  • pervious
  • noncausative

Etymology

  • smoothe (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. smooth

adjective. ['ˈsmuːð'] smoothly agreeable and courteous with a degree of sophistication.

Synonyms

  • diplomatical
  • politic
  • diplomatic
  • suave

Antonyms

  • thick
  • impure
  • sunrise
  • night

Etymology

  • smoothe (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. muscle

noun. ['ˈmʌsəl'] animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells.

Synonyms

  • striated muscle tissue
  • muscular tissue
  • heart muscle
  • smooth muscle
  • muscle system
  • cardiac muscle
  • muscular structure
  • animal tissue

Antonyms

  • easy
  • comfortable
  • nonviolent
  • good

Etymology

  • muscle (French)
  • musculus (Latin)

7. smooth

adjective. ['ˈsmuːð'] smooth and unconstrained in movement.

Synonyms

  • fluent
  • fluid
  • liquid

Antonyms

  • variability
  • unevenness
  • unsteady
  • unequal

Etymology

  • smoothe (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. cell

noun. ['ˈsɛl'] any small compartment.

Antonyms

  • attack

9. 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

10. 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
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