from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Arrest of cellular growth and multiplication.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Arrest of blood-corpuscles in the small vessels.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Biology) The inhibition or cessation of cell growth or division.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The prevention of the growth and multiplication of cells


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