microcellular etymology

English word microcellular comes from English cellular, English micro- ((metric units) One millionth.. Very small.)

Detailed word origin of microcellular

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cellular English (eng) (US, informal) A cellular phone (mobile phone). Of, relating to, consisting of, or resembling a cell or cells.
micro- English (eng) (metric units) One millionth.. Very small.
microcellular English (eng) Being composed of very small cells.

Words with the same origin as microcellular

Descendants of cellular
16-cell 5-cell 8-cell cell cell therapy cellblock cellco cellie celling cellmate celly femtocell hypercell intercell macrocell metaprotocell microcell multi-celled multicell polycell precell soulular subcell unicell virocell
Descendants of micro-
microbiology microbrew microbrowser microchip microcrystal microdot microlesioned microlight micromarketing micromercurialism micromesh micromirror micropaleontologic microphage microphone microprocessor microprotrusion microscopy microsculptured microsecond microspotter microsurge microsurgery microwave