cytotechnologist

[ sahy-toh-tek-nol-uh-jist ]
/ ˌsaɪ toʊ tɛkˈnɒl ə dʒɪst /

noun

a technician who specializes in identifying cells and cellular abnormalities.

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Origin of cytotechnologist

First recorded in 1960–65; cyto- + technologist
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Medical definitions for cytotechnologist

cytotechnologist
[ sī′tō-tĕk-nŏlə-jĭst ]

n.

A technician trained in medical examination and identification of cellular abnormalities.
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