1. Lacking cellular organization, as applied to viruses, which can only replicate within a cell, whether prokaryotic or eukaryotic. SYN: subcellular. 2. SYN: acellular (1).

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non·cel·lu·lar (')nän-'sel-yə-lər adj not made up of or divided into cells

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  • noncellular — oncellular adj. Not made up of or divided into cells. Opposite of {cellular}. Syn: acellular. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • noncellular — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • noncellular — /non sel yeuh leuhr/, adj. not composed of or containing cells: Cytoplasm is noncellular. [NON + CELLULAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • noncellular — adjective not made up of or divided into cells • Syn: ↑acellular • Ant: ↑cellular • Similar to: ↑cell free, ↑single celled, ↑one celled * * * (ˈ) ̷ ̷ …   Useful english dictionary

  • noncellular — adjective Not cellular …   Wiktionary

  • noncellular — adj. not cellular, not pertaining to a cell …   English contemporary dictionary

  • noncellular — non·cellular …   English syllables

  • noncellular — non cel′lu•lar adj …   From formal English to slang

  • noncellular outgrowth — A cuticular prominence of the bodywall …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • cuticle — (Order Anostraca): Noncellular, multilayered structure forming outer layer of body and lining esophagus and hindgut; relatively thin and not calcified. Secreted by epidermis [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Order Decapoda): Noncellular, multilayered,… …   Crustacea glossary

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