cellula

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See also: cèl·lula

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

cellula (plural cellulae)

  1. (anatomy) A small compartment or chamber

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cellula (17th century).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

cellula f (plural cellule)

  1. cell

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cella +‎ -ula

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

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

Descendants[edit]