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cytaster

[sahy-tas-ter, sahy-tas-]
noun Biology.
  1. aster.
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Origin of cytaster

First recorded in 1890–95; cyt(o)- + -aster2
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British Dictionary definitions for cytaster

cytaster

noun
  1. cytology another word for aster (def. 3)
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Word Origin for cytaster

C19: from cyto- + aster
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