cytoarchitecture

[sī′tō-ärkĭ-tĕk′chər]

n.

The arrangement of cells in a tissue, especially the arrangement of nerve-cell bodies in the cerebral cortex.

Nearby words

  1. cytidine diphosphate,
  2. cytidine monophosphate,
  3. cytidylic acid,
  4. cyto-,
  5. cytoanalyzer,
  6. cytocentrum,
  7. cytochalasin,
  8. cytochemistry,
  9. cytochrome,
  10. cytochrome oxidase


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