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[muhl-tee-sel-yuh-ler, muhl-tahy-] /ˌmʌl tiˈsɛl yə lər, ˌmʌl taɪ-/

composed of several or many cells.

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

multicellular mul·ti·cel·lu·lar (mŭl’tē-sěl’yə-lər, -tī-)
Having or consisting of many cells.
mul’ti·cel’lu·lar’i·ty (-lār’ĭ-tē) n.
Having or consisting of many cells. Compare unicellular.


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