Meaning of CELL in English
Frequency: The word is one of the 1500 most common words in English.
A ~ is the smallest part of an animal or plant that is able to function independently. Every animal or plant is made up of millions of ~s.
Those ~s divide and give many other different types of ~s.
Soap destroys the ~ walls of bacteria.
A ~ is a small room in which a prisoner is locked. A ~ is also a small room in which a monk or nun lives.
You can refer to a small group of people within a larger organization as a ~.
N-COUNT: usu n N
Collins COBUILD. Толковый словарь английского языка для изучающих язык Коллинз COBUILD (международная база данных языков Бирмингемского университета) . 2012