[ sahy-tuh-trop-ik, -troh-pik ]
/ ˌsaɪ təˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk /
(of cells or groups of cells) growing or moving toward or away from each other.
having an affinity for cells, as certain viruses.
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Medicine definitions for cytotropic
[ sī′tə-trŏp′ĭk, -trō′pĭk ]
Having an affinity for cells; cytophilic.
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