Definition of paracellular in English:

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paracellular

Pronunciation: /ˌparəˈselyələr/

adjective

Biology
Passing or situated beside or between cells.
Example sentences
  • Eosinophils and neutrophils were occasionally seen on paracellular epithelial paths, and they appeared on the airway surface.
  • Eosinophils abounded in subepithelium and in paracellular epithelial pathways.
  • Chloride ions, which must follow Na + ions to preserve electrical neutrality, enter cells through Cl - channels or cross through paracellular junctions.

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Syllabification: par·a·cel·lu·lar

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