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multicellular

[muhl-tee-sel-yuh-ler, muhl-tahy-] /ˌmʌl tiˈsɛl yə lər, ˌmʌl taɪ-/
adjective
1.
composed of several or many cells.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; multi- + cellular
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multicellular

adj.

also multi-cellular, 1857, from multi- + cellular.

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multi-cellular in Medicine

multicellular mul·ti·cel·lu·lar (mŭl'tē-sěl'yə-lər, -tī-)
adj.
Having or consisting of many cells.


mul'ti·cel'lu·lar'i·ty (-lār'ĭ-tē) n.
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multi-cellular in Science
multicellular
  (mŭl'tē-sěl'yə-lər)   
Having or consisting of many cells. Compare unicellular.
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