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a·cel·lu·lar

 (ā-sĕl′yə-lər)
adj.
Containing no cells; not made of cells.

acellular

(eɪˈsɛljʊlə)
adj
(Biology) biology not made up of or containing cells

a•cel•lu•lar

(eɪˈsɛl yə lər)

adj.
1. being without cells.
2. composed of tissue not divided into cells, as striated muscle fibers.
[1935–40]

a·cel·lu·lar

(ā-sĕl′yə-lər)
Not made up of cells or not containing cells. The hyphae of some fungi are acellular.
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Adj.1.acellular - not made up of or divided into cellsacellular - not made up of or divided into cells
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a·cel·lu·lar

a. acelular, que no contiene células.

acellular

adj acelular
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