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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of the body.

Usage examples (37)
  • The somatic cells are those that divide many times and become all the different parts of the body.
  • And this is the term somatic cell, which means a body cell.
  • Some scientists now use the term somatic stem cell instead of adult stem cell.
  • Gene manipulation, as it's being performed now, is gene manipulation of what we call somatic cells. for more
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