cytomegalic

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

adjective Pathology.

of, relating to, or distinguished by enlarged cells.

Nearby words

  1. cytologist,
  2. cytology,
  3. cytolysin,
  4. cytolysis,
  5. cytolysosome,
  6. cytomegalic inclusion disease,
  7. cytomegalovirus,
  8. cytomegalovirus disease,
  9. cytomembrane,
  10. cytometaplasia

Origin of cytomegalic

1950–55; cytomegal(ia) a cytomegalic condition (see cyto-, -megalia) + -ic

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Medicine definitions for cytomegalic

cytomegalic

[ sī′tō-mĭ-gălĭk ]

adj.

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

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