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Definition of "subcellular" [subcellular]

  • Situated or occurring within a cell: subcellular organelles. (adjective)
  • Smaller in size than ordinary cells: subcellular organisms. (adjective)
  • Below the cellular level: subcellular research. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "subcellular" in a sentence
  • "The finding that the transmitter was stored in subcellular particles (with his late colleague N-Å."
  • "The fourth locale, Massachusetts, permitted a medical monitoring claim to move forward, but only because the tobacco plaintiffs in that lawsuit presented expert evidence regarding "subcellular" or other physiological changes."
  • "A11029, Molecular Probes) for one hour to label the subcellular markers."
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