Sickle Cell Anemia

Science / Genetics / Sickle Cell Anemia: An hereditary, chronic form of hemolytic anemia characterized by breakdown of the red blood cells: red blood cells undergo a reversible alteration in shape when the oxygen tension of the plasma falls slightly and a sickle-like shape forms.

Other Words for Cell

Cell Noun Synonyms: chamber, room, apartment, cubicle, stall
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Multicell Storm

Science / Weather / Multicell Storm: A thunderstorm made up of two or more single-cell storms. MORE

Multicellular

Science / Biology / Multicellular: Organisms composed of multiple cells and exhibiting some division of labor and specialization of cell structure and function. MORE

Monticello

Life Style / Wine Grapes / Monticello: V. hybrid cultivar derived from a complex (Fredonia x Niagara) x (Fredonia x Athens) parentage cross. Released in 1973, this productive, disease resistant variety resembles Steuben. Normally ripens ar MORE

Miscellaneous Non-Current Liabilities

Business / Finance / Miscellaneous Non-Current Liabilities: An account for non-current liabilities not including long-term debt (mortgage debt, lease debt, long-term borrowing, and shareholder loans) and deferred taxes. MORE

Miscellaneous Non-Current Assets

Business / Finance / Miscellaneous Non-Current Assets: An account for assets not including current assets, property, plant and equipment, intangibles, deposits, and loans made. MORE

Nacelle

Technology / Aviation / Nacelle: A streamlined enclosure or housing to protect something such as the crew, engine, or landing gear. French: nacelle, from Latin, navicella, little ship. MORE

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