One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1The area inside a cell, especially a plant cell, defined by the cell membrane or wall.
2A compartment in a scientific instrument which holds cells or acts as a cell to contain a sample.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Erasmus Wilson (1809–1884), dermatologist and philanthropist.
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