cytoclasis

[ sahy-tok-luh-sis, sahy-tuh-kley-sis ]
/ saɪˈtɒk lə sɪs, ˌsaɪ təˈkleɪ sɪs /

noun Pathology.

destruction of cells.

Origin of cytoclasis

cyto- + Greek klásis a breaking
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Medicine definitions for cytoclasis

cytoclasis

[ sī-tŏklə-sĭs ]

n.

The destruction of cells by fragmentation.
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