Definitions

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

  • adjective Located or occurring outside a cell or cells.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Being, occurring, or done outside of a cell: opposed to intracellular: as, cavitary or extracellular digestion, respiration, etc., as distinguished from any vital process or physiological activity inside of the cells of which the body is composed.

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

  • adjective located or occurring outside of a living cell or cells. Opposite of intracellular.

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

  • adjective occurring or found outside of a cell

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective located or occurring outside a cell or cells

Etymologies

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extra- +‎ cellular

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