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extracellular

 [ek″strah-sel´u-ler]
situated or occurring outside a cell or cells.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ex·tra·cel·lu·lar

(eks'tră-sel'yū-lăr),
Outside the cells.
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extracellular

(ĕk′strə-sĕl′yə-lər)
adj.
Located or occurring outside a cell or cells: extracellular fluid.

ex′tra·cel′lu·lar·ly adv.
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ex·tra·cel·lu·lar

(eks'tră-sel'yŭ-lăr)
Outside the cells.
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extracellular

In the space surrounding a cell or collection of cells. The extracellular tissue fluid is the medium of transfer of nutrient materials and oxygen, and of waste products, between the cells and the blood.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

extracellular

situated or occurring outside the cell, for example extracel lular digestion, where cells secrete enzymes to break down food material which is then absorbed.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

ex·tra·cel·lu·lar

(eks'tră-sel'yŭ-lăr)
Outside the cells.
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