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Definitions for acellular
eɪˈsɛl yə ləracel·lu·lar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. noncellular, acellularadjective

    not made up of or divided into cells


  1. acellularadjective

    occurring outside of cells or without the participation of cells. Opposite of cellular.


  1. acellularadjective

    Not composed of cells; not cellular


  1. acellular

    Acellular refers to something that is not composed of or does not contain cells. This term is often used in biology and life sciences to describe things like viruses, which are not made up of cells, or certain types of biological materials or structures.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of acellular in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of acellular in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of acellular in a Sentence

  1. Nicola Klein:

    There is global recognition that the whole-cell vaccine has longer-lasting protection than the acellular vaccine.

  2. Manoj Gambhir:

    The lower level of protection of this group of kids is well explained by the fact that they were amongthe first group to be entirely vaccinated by the acellular vaccine.

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