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SQUAMOUS CELL

 Dictionary entry overview: What does squamous cell mean? 

SQUAMOUS CELL (noun)
  The noun SQUAMOUS CELL has 1 sense:

1. an epithelial cell that is flat like a plate and form a single layer of epithelial tissue

  Familiarity information: SQUAMOUS CELL used as a noun is very rare.


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SQUAMOUS CELL (noun)


Sense 1squamous cell [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An epithelial cell that is flat like a plate and form a single layer of epithelial tissue

Classified under:

Nouns denoting body parts

Hypernyms ("squamous cell" is a kind of...):

epithelial cell (one of the closely packed cells forming the epithelium)


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