(noun, adjective)


1. relating to cells

- cellular walls

- cellular physiology

2. characterized by or divided into or containing cells or compartments (the smallest organizational or structural unit of an organism or organization)

- the cellular construction of a beehive

- any effective opposition to a totalitarian regime must be secretive and cellular

Similar word(s): cancellate, cancellated, cancellous, alveolate, cavitied, faveolate, honeycombed, pitted, multicellular


1. (US, informal) A cellular phone (mobile phone).