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ex·tra·cel·lu·lar

 (ĕk′strə-sĕl′yə-lər)
adj.
Located or occurring outside a cell or cells: extracellular fluid.

ex′tra·cel′lu·lar·ly adv.
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extracellular

(ˌɛkstrəˈsɛljʊlə)
adj
(Biology) biology situated or occurring outside a cell or cells
ˌextraˈcellularly adv
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ex•tra•cel•lu•lar

(ˌɛk strəˈsɛl yə lər)

adj.
Biol. outside a cell or cells.
[1865–70]
ex`tra•cel′lu•lar•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.extracellular - located or occurring outside a cell or cells; "extracellular fluid"
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
intracellular - located or occurring within a cell or cells; "intracellular fluid"
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Translations

ex·tra·cel·lu·lar

a. extracelular, fuera de la célula.
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