Cell

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Definition

a cell: a room, a chamber, a compartment; a unit, a group, a section; a small structural unit of an organism
noun

a cell (phone): a mobile, a portable (phone)
noun

Examples

  • "Inside, the drug dealer shared a cell with a man by the name of Felix Delavigne."
  • "We've put Mr Delavigne in the cell over there."
  • "Philip : She doesn't have my cell."
  • "He's being kept in a cell down the corridor."
  • "Icarus : I mean, stress could actually be an asset to this company if we learn how to channel all of our fight or flight hormones, rather than letting them build up and damage our brain cells!"
  • "she'll have us working in cells pretty soon."
  • "Smithson argues that stress starts to pose serious threats such as permanent damage to brain cells (which has linked high stress levels to alzheimer's disease and strokes) and high blood pressure (the link between stress and heart attacks) only when the stress is allowed to build up over a long period of time."

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