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plasma membrane

noun, Cell Biology
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900
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Examples from the web for plasma membrane
  • Some small molecules are capable of entering the cell through the plasma membrane.
British Dictionary definitions for plasma membrane

plasmalemma

/ˌplæzməˈlɛmə/
noun
1.
other names for cell membrane
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plasma membrane in Medicine

plasma membrane n.
See cell membrane.

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plasma membrane in Science
plasma membrane  
See cell membrane.
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