Target Cell

Science / Biology / Target Cell: A cell that a particular hormone effects by its direct action (either passing through the membrane or binding to a surface receptor).

Other Words for Cell

Cell Noun Synonyms: chamber, room, apartment, cubicle, stall
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Other Words for Target

Target Verb Synonyms: goal, object, objective, aim, end, butt, quarry
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Plasma Cells

Science / Biology / Plasma Cells: Cells produced from B cells that synthesize and release antibodies. MORE

Primary Cell Wall

Science / Biology / Primary Cell Wall: The cell wall outside the plasma membrane that surrounds plant cells; composed of the polysaccharide cellulose. MORE

Red Blood Cell

Science / Biology / Red Blood Cell: Component of the blood that transports oxygen with the hemoglobin molecule. See also erythrocyte MORE

Photo-Electric Cell

Entertainment / Photography / Photo-Electric Cell: Light sensitive cell. Two types are used in exposure meters. A selenium cell generates electricity in proportion to the amount of light falling upon its surface. A cadmium sulfide cell offers a resist MORE

Phase Cancellation

Technology / Home Audio / Phase Cancellation: Audio signals are complex phenomena expressed mathematically as phasors, or vectors. When two signals have the same exact time relationship to each other, they are said to be 'in-phase;' if they do no MORE

Open (Good-Till-Cancelled) Order (GTC Order)

Business / Finance / Open (Good-Till-Cancelled) Order (GTC Order): Order to buy or sell a security that stays active until it is completed or the investor cancels it. MORE

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