White Blood Cell

Science / Biology / White Blood Cell: Component of the blood that functions in the immune system. Also known as a leukocyte.

Other Words for Cell

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

White Noun Synonyms: snow-white, snowy, chalk-white, chalky, ivory, creamy, milky, milk-white, oyster-white, off-white, silver, hoary
White Verb Synonyms: Caucasian, Caucasoid, light-skinned, fair-skinned, pale-complexioned
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Schwann Cells

Science / Biology / Schwann Cells: Specialized glial cells that form the myelin sheath that coats many axons. Cells surrounding the axons of some neurons, thus forming the myelin sheath. MORE

Secondary Cell Wall

Science / Biology / Secondary Cell Wall: In woody plants, a second wall inside the primary cell wall; contains alternating layers of cellulose and lignin. MORE

Selenium Cell

Entertainment / Photography / Selenium Cell: Light sensitive cell used in many types of exposure meters. It generates electricity in direct proportion to the amount of light falling upon its surface. MORE

Red Blood Cell

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

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

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