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cytopathic

[sahy-tuh-path-ik]
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adjective Pathology.
  1. of, relating to, or characterized by a pathological change in the function or form of a cell, leading to its death.
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Origin of cytopathic

First recorded in 1960–65; cyto- + -pathic
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cytopathic in Medicine

cytopathic

(sī′tə-păthĭk)
adj.
  1. Of or relating to degeneration or disease of cells.
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