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Categories: Biology theories, History of biology, Cell biology
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cell theory  cell doctrine  Cell theory of life  Modern cell theory
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(biology) the theory that cells form the fundamental structural and functional units of all living organisms; proposed in 1838 by Matthias Schleiden and by Theodor Schwann WordNet 3.0
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(biology) the theory that cells form the fundamental structural and functional units of all living organisms; proposed in 1838 by Matthias Schleiden and by Theodor Schwann WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In biology, cell theory is the historic scientific theory, now universally accepted, that living organisms are made up of cells, that they are the basic structural/organizational unit of all organisms, and that all cells come from pre-existing cells. Wikipedia
Scientific theory that living organisms are made up of cells, that they are the basic structural/organizational unit of all organisms, and that all cells come from pre-existing cells Wikidata
The scientific theory that all living organisms are made of cells as the smallest functional unit. Wiktionary
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