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stem cell

noun [C]  us   /ˈstem ˌsel/
biology a type of cell that is able to divide to produce more cells, or to develop into a cell that has a particular purpose
Translations of “stem cell”
in Chinese (Traditional) 幹細胞…
in Russian стволовая клетка…
in Turkish kök hücre…
in Chinese (Simplified) 干细胞…
in Polish komórka macierzysta…
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