- Composed of many cells.
* * *mul·ti·cel·lu·lar -'sel-yə-lər adj having or consisting of many cells
* * *mul·ti·cel·lu·lar (mul″te-selґu-lər) [multi- + cellular] 1. composed of many cells. 2. containing many hollow spaces.
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Multicellular — Mul ti*cel lu*lar, a. Consisting of, or having, many cells or more than one cell. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
multicellular — (adj.) also multi cellular, 1857, from MULTI (Cf. multi ) + CELLULAR (Cf. cellular) … Etymology dictionary
multicellular — [spelling only] … English World dictionary
multicellular — adj. Biol. having many cells. * * * multicellular to multicoil: see multi 1 a, 3 … Useful english dictionary
multicellular — adj. [L. multus, many; cella, cell] Comprised of two or more cells; many celled … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology
multicellular — /mul tee sel yeuh leuhr, mul tuy /, adj. composed of several or many cells. [1855 60; MULTI + CELLULAR] * * * … Universalium
multicellular — 1. adjective That has many cells, often differentiated in function. Ant: unicellular 2. noun Such an organism … Wiktionary
multicellular — mÊŒltÉª seljÉ™lÉ™(r) / jÊŠl adj. of many cells (Biology) … English contemporary dictionary
multicellular — adjective Biology (of an organism or part) having or consisting of many cells. Derivatives multicellularity noun … English new terms dictionary
multicellular — mul·ti·cellular … English syllables