cellipetal
adj. [L. cella, chamber; petere, to seek]
Passing towards a cell.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • cellipetal — cel·lip·e·tal ( )sel ip ət əl or cel·lu·lip·e·tal .sel yə lip adj conducting or conducted toward a cell body used chiefly of nerve cell processes and nerve impulses …   Medical dictionary

  • cellipetal — cel·lip·e·tal …   English syllables

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  • cel|lu|lip|e|tal — «SEHL yuh LIHP uh tuhl», adjective. = cellipetal. (Cf. ↑cellipetal) ╂[< Latin cellula cell + petere seek + English al1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • cellifugal — adj. [L. cella, chamber; fugare, to flee] Passing from a cell; see cellipetal …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • cellulipetal — Moving toward, or extending in a direction toward, a cell or cell body. [cellula + L. peto, to seek] * * * cellulipetal var of CELLIPETAL * * * cel·lu·lip·e·tal (cel″u lipґə təl) [cellula + petal] directed toward a cell body …   Medical dictionary

  • cellulipetal — variant of cellipetal …   Useful english dictionary

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