Cell

Cell(s) may refer to:

In science:
* Cell (biology), the basic organizational unit of all living organisms
* "Cell" (journal), a scientific journal
* Cell (geometry), a three-dimensional element that is part of a higher-dimensional object.
* Storm cell, an updraft region in a thunderstorm
* A basic unit of a cellular automaton

In technology:
* Cell (EDA), a term used in electronic circuit design schematics
* Cell (microprocessor), a microprocessor architecture developed by Sony, Toshiba, and IBM
* Electrochemical cell, a device for extracting electricity from chemical reactions, often used as part of a battery
* An individual production area in cellular manufacturing
* An area of radio coverage in a cellular network
** An informal name for a cellular telephone
* A fixed-length packet in a cell relay communication network, such as ATM

In music:
* Cell (music), a rhythmic, melodic, motivic, or intervallic group, set, or figure
* Cell (band), a rock band
* "Cells" (album), a 1998 electronic music album by Cex

In fiction:
* "Cell" (novel), a 2006 horror novel by Stephen King
* Cell (comics), a Marvel comic book character
* Cell ("Dragon Ball"), a character in "Dragon Ball" media

In society:
* Prison cell, a room used to hold people in prisons
* A unit of a clandestine cell system, a penetration-resistant form of a secret or outlawed organization
* A group of people in a cell church

In data modeling:
* Table cell, the intersection of a row and a column in a table of information.

See also

* The Cell (disambiguation)
* Cellular (disambiguation)
* CEL (disambiguation)


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  • Cell — Cell, n. [OF. celle, fr. L. cella; akin to celare to hide, and E. hell, helm, conceal. Cf. {Hall}.] 1. A very small and close apartment, as in a prison or in a monastery or convent; the hut of a hermit. [1913 Webster] The heroic confessor in his… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • cell — early 12c., small room, from L. cella small room, store room, hut, related to L. celare to hide, conceal, from PIE root *kel conceal (Cf. Skt. cala hut, house, hall; Gk. kalia hut, nest, kalyptein to cover, koleon sheath …   Etymology dictionary

  • cell — [ sel ] noun count *** ▸ 1 small part of body ▸ 2 small room ▸ 3 for making electricity ▸ 4 cellphone area ▸ 5 on computer screen ▸ 6 small group of people ▸ 7 cellphone 1. ) the smallest part of a living structure that can operate as an… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Cell — (s[e^]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Celled} (s[e^]ld).] To place or inclose in a cell. Celled under ground. [R.] Warner. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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