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sleep·er cell

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sleeper cell(noun)

    a cell of sleepers

    "an al-Qaeda sleeper cell may have used Arizona as its base"


  1. sleeper cell(Noun)

    A group of people (sleepers) who remain dormant in a community until activated, by a prearranged signal, to perform acts of espionage, sabotage, or terrorism.

Editors Contribution

  1. sleeper cell

    People who remain unnoticed or unrecognized their potential by others

    There are some sleeper cell politicians in every party

    Submitted by anonymous on January 9, 2018  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sleeper cell in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sleeper cell in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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