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Located or occurring between cells:‘intercellular spaces’
- ‘The ground tissue is devoid of intercellular spaces and possesses only a rudimentary vascular bundle.’
- ‘There were no intercellular spaces and the cell walls were uniquely constructed.’
- ‘An intercellular space is developing, but it appears filled with unidentified material.’
- ‘The leaves separate from each other later by cell degeneration and intercellular separation.’
- ‘The body uses free radical molecules for intracellular and intercellular signalling.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.