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  1. cell membrane, cytomembrane, plasma membrane(noun)

    a thin membrane (a double layer of lipids) enclosing the cytoplasm of a cell; proteins in the membrane control passage of ions (like sodium or potassium or calcium) in and out of the cell

    plasma membrane, cytomembrane, cell membrane


  1. cell membrane(noun)

    The semipermeable membrane that surrounds the cytoplasm of a cell.

    plasma membrane

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