Definition of

Cell Death

  1. (noun, phenomenon) (physiology) the normal degeneration and death of living cells (as in various epithelial cells)

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Synonyms of Cell Death


Alternate forms of Cell Death

Hyponyms: apoptosis, caspase-mediated cell death, programmed cell death

Hypernyms: death

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