[ sahy-tol-uh-sis ]
/ saɪˈtɒl ə sɪs /
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the dissolution or degeneration of cells.
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OTHER WORDS FROM cytolysiscy·to·lyt·ic [sahyt-l-it-ik], /ˌsaɪt lˈɪt ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cytolysis
/ (saɪˈtɒlɪsɪs) /
cytology the dissolution of cells, esp by the destruction of their membranes
Derived forms of cytolysiscytolytic (ˌsaɪtəˈlɪtɪk), adjective
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