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cellula

See also: cèl·lula

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

cellula (plural cellulae)

  1. (anatomy) A small compartment or chamber

ItalianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cellula (17th century).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt͡ʃɛllula]
  • Hyphenation: cèl‧lu‧la

NounEdit

cellula f (plural cellule)

  1. cell

Related termsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

cella +‎ -ula

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cellula f (genitive cellulae); first declension

  1. small room, especially that of a slave
  2. humble dwelling
  3. porter's lodge
  4. prostitute's cubicle
  5. cell

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cellula cellulae
genitive cellulae cellulārum
dative cellulae cellulīs
accusative cellulam cellulās
ablative cellulā cellulīs
vocative cellula cellulae

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