(in plant cells) a plate that develops at the midpoint between the two groups of chromosomes in a dividing cell and that is involved in forming the wall between the two new daughter cells.
A partition that is formed during telophase of cell division in plants and some algae and that separates the two newly formed daughter cells.
- Cell reference
spreadsheet A string identifying a particular cell in a spreadsheet, possibly relative to the cell containing the reference. A cell reference may be absolute (denoted by a “$” prefix in Excel) or relative (no prefix) in each dimension, thus, e.g. B$6 refers to the second cell across in the sixth row. The distinction between absolute […]
the watery fluid within the central vacuole of a plant cell. Historical Examples cell sap The liquid contained within a vacuole of a plant cell. See more at vacuole.
- Cell space simulation language
language (CESSL) A language for simulating cellular space models. [“The CESSL Programming Language”, D.R. Frantz, 012520-6-T, CS Dept, U Michigan, Sept 1971]. (1994-12-14)
a basic tenet of modern biology, first stated by Matthias Schleiden and Theodor Schwann in 1838–39, that cells are the basic units of structure and function in living organisms. Historical Examples