Definition of Smooth muscle cell

1. Noun. Cells of the smooth muscles.

Generic synonyms: Muscle Cell, Muscle Fiber, Muscle Fibre
Group relationships: Smooth Muscle



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Smooth Muscle Cell

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smooth muscle
smooth muscle cell (current term)
smooth muscle relaxant
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Literary usage of Smooth muscle cell

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1. A Text-book of the Principles of Animal Histology by Ulric Dahlgren, William Allison Kepner (1908)
"The smooth muscle cell, like all muscle cells, owes its contractile power to the development of a varying number of myo-fibrils in its cytoplasm. ..."

2. The Principles of Pathologic Histology by Frank Burr Mallory (1914)
"For example, a leiomyoma, a smooth muscle tumor, arises from the proliferation of a smooth muscle-cell or of a cell which, ..."

3. The Principles of Pathologic Histology by Frank Burr Mallory (1914)
"For example, a leiomyoma, a smooth muscle tumor, arises from the proliferation of a smooth muscle-cell or of a cell which, under normal conditions, ..."

4. The Principles of Pathologic Histology by Frank Burr Mallory (1914)
"For example, a leiomyoma, a smooth muscle tumor, arises from the proliferation of a smooth muscle-cell or of a cell which, under normal conditions, ..."

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