[ sahy-toh-mi-gal-ik ]
/ ˌsaɪ toʊ mɪˈgæl ɪk /

adjective Pathology.

of, relating to, or distinguished by enlarged cells.

Origin of cytomegalic

1950–55; cytomegal(ia) a cytomegalic condition (see cyto-, -megalia) + -ic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for cytomegalic


[ sī′tō-mĭ-gălĭk ]


Of, relating to, or characterized by greatly enlarged cells.
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