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English definition of “cell”

cell

noun [C]
 
 
/sel/
ANIMAL OR PLANT B2 the smallest living part of an animal or a plant: brain/cancer cellsCellsWords meaning parts of things
ROOM B2 a small room in a prison or police station where a prisoner is keptRoomsPrisons and parts of prisons
(Definition of cell from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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