- A small, round cell found in the lower part (or base) of the epidermis, the outer layer of the skin.
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basal cell — n. a cell of the basal, or deepest, layer of the epidermis … English World dictionary
basal cell — n one of the innermost cells of the deeper epidermis of the skin * * * a type of keratinocyte found in the basal layer of the epidermis … Medical dictionary
basal cell — Cell Biol. any cell situated at the base of a multilayered tissue, as at the lowest layer of the epidermis. [1925 30] * * * … Universalium
basal cell — n. (Pathology) small and round cell at the base of the epidermis, cell found in the deepest layer of the epidermis, basilar cell … English contemporary dictionary
basal cell — ba′sal cell n. cbl any cell situated at the base of a multilayered tissue, as at the lowest layer of the epidermis • Etymology: 1925–30 … From formal English to slang
basal cell — noun Date: circa 1903 one of the innermost cells of the deeper epidermis of the skin … New Collegiate Dictionary
basal cell — noun : one of the innermost cells of the Malpighian layer of the skin … Useful english dictionary
Basal-cell carcinoma — Classification and external resources A basal cell carcinoma ICD 10 C44 (ILDS C44.L21) ICD 9 … Wikipedia
basal-cell carcinoma — n a skin cancer derived from and preserving the form of the basal cells of the skin … Medical dictionary
Basal cell carcinoma — Infobox Disease Name = Basal cell carcinoma Caption = DiseasesDB = 1264 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICD9|173 ICDO = 8090/3 8093/3 OMIM = 605462 MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = med eMedicineTopic = 214 MeshID = D002280 Basal cell carcinoma is a type of skin… … Wikipedia