A condition or state of having or being composed of many cells or more than one cell performing differing functions.


Word origin: L, comb. form of multus much, many + NL cellulāris, equiv. to cellul(a) live cell.
Related forms: multicellular (adjective)

Compare: unicellularity

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified on 9 March 2009, at 08:31. This page has been accessed 9,847 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link