active cell

active cell

[¦ak·tiv ′sel]
(computer science)
The cell that continues the value being used or modified in a spreadsheet program, and that is highlighted by the cell pointer. Also known as current cell.

active cell

The intersection of a row and column in a spreadsheet that is currently selected.
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When you click in any cell, Excel will select from the active cell to the newly clicked cell.
The formation of Celularity leverages seminal work in the discovery of novel biologically active cell populations in the human placenta with broad therapeutic potential.
7 to make the cell load of each active cell rather high so that it can operate in a power-efficient manner.
To create a hyperlink in the active cell using the hyperlink feature, click the following Ribbon icon:
Due to reactant consumption, the flow rate gradually decreases as the reactant gases flow through the active cell area.
This cellular interaction was associated with increased expression of adhesion and metastatic molecules, active cell cycle proteins, transforming growth factor-beta 3 (TGF-|33), and vimentin, which is a marker of epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT).
In fact, it's spreading so much that, as Silicon India recently reported, the number of active cell phones reached 7.
It performs distributed cell monitoring and balancing operations for stacked cell modules, including Safe Operating Area (SOA) checks and passive or active cell balancing.
First, each device is assigned to one active cell tower at any time through which its basic telephone capability functions (or none in the absence of cellular signals).
The results yielded active cell populations that displayed stable function over two weeks in vitro.
They indicate Lewthwaite is part of an active cell, and there is a risk they are now preparing to mount new attacks.