OTHER WORDS FROM autolysisau·to·lyt·ic [awt-l-it-ik], /ˌɔt lˈɪt ɪk/, adjective
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The products of this autolysis are carried by the lymphatics to healthy tissues and thus may spread the infection.
Only in tumors in which autolysis is active intra vitam does the method exert any effect.
This process of self-digestion is known technically as autolysis.The Fundamentals of Bacteriology|Charles Bradfield Morrey
This disintegration may be due to a process of autolysis, which sets in only after the egg has extruded the two polar bodies.
Such a constituent may be responsible for phagocytosis and autolysis in the organs undergoing absorption.