cytomorphosis

[ sī′tō-môr-fōsĭs ]

n.

The series of changes that a cell undergoes during the various stages of its existence.

Nearby words

  1. cytomembrane,
  2. cytometaplasia,
  3. cytometer,
  4. cytometry,
  5. cytomorphology,
  6. cytopathic,
  7. cytopathogenic,
  8. cytopathogenic virus,
  9. cytopathologic,
  10. cytopathology


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