cellular cellular  /ˈsɛl jə lər/


  1. (adj) relating to cells
  2. (adj) characterized by or divided into or containing cells or compartments (the smallest organizational or structural unit of an organism or organization)

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  1. SMR handsets won't work on cellular systems and tend to be bulkier than cellular phones, though they provide more features, like a digital pager service.
  2. It's simple to operate: you flip a switch, and the appliance does its thing, obliterating cellular transmissions in an area comparable to a medium-size movie theater.
  3. Cell phones are routinely embedded with GPS chips too, and can communicate their location via cellular networks.


  1. US Cellular Relies on Home Phone Markets?

    US Cellular Relies on Home Phone Markets?        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Cellular Biomedicine Group Announces Expansion in the Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis Market

    PALO ALTO, Calif., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cellular Biomedicine Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CBMG), a biomedicine firm engaged in the development of new treatments for degenerative and cancerous diseases, ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Cellular Connection moves Columbia Avenue store

    Cellular Connection has moved from 1380 Columbia Ave. to 2000 Columbia Ave. The 1,250-square-foot store offers wireless phones, accessories and services from Verizon Wireless. In addition, the store is a DISH Network dealer. The store has four employees.This is the fifth store in Lancaster for Cellu...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Lancaster Online


  1. President Obama in May asked the newly formed commission to study "the emerging field of cellular and genetic research known as synthetic biology ...... consider the potential medical, environmental, security, and other benefits of this field of...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN (blog)

  2. "The BlackBerry 8820 complements our carrier partners' cellular networks with the added ability to stay connected via Wi-Fi at home, through hotspots and corporate campuses," Lazaridis said.
    on Jul 17, 2007 By: Mike Lazaridis Source: The Age

  3. While dinosaur bones have long been studied, "it's always been assumed that preservation does not extend to the cellular or molecular level," said Mary Higby Schweitzer of North Carolina State University.
    on Apr 12, 2007 By: Mary Higby Schweitzer Source: FOX News

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