cytosis

[ sī-tōsĭs ]

n.

A condition in which there is more than the usual number of cells.

Nearby words

  1. cytoplast,
  2. cytoreductive therapy,
  3. cytosine,
  4. cytosine arabinoside,
  5. cytosine ribonucleoside,
  6. cytoskeleton,
  7. cytosmear,
  8. cytosol,
  9. cytosome,
  10. cytost


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