cellifugal
adj. [L. cella, chamber; fugare, to flee]
Passing from a cell; see cellipetal.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • cellifugal — cel·lif·u·gal ( )sel if (y)ə gəl or cel·lu·lif·u·gal .sel yə lif adj conducting or conducted away from a cell body used chiefly of nerve cell processes and nerve impulses …   Medical dictionary

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  • cel|lu|lif|u|gal — «SEHL yuh LIHF yuh guhl», noun. = cellifugal. (Cf. ↑cellifugal) ╂[< Latin cellula cell + fugere flee + English al1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • cellulifugal — Moving from, or extending in a direction away from, a cell or cell body; denoting certain cells repelled by other cells, or processes extending from the body of a cell. [cellula + L. fugio, to flee] * * * cellulifugal var of CELLIFUGAL * * *… …   Medical dictionary

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