endocytose

[ en-doh-sahy-tohs, -tohz ]
/ ˌɛn doʊ saɪˈtoʊs, -ˈtoʊz /

verb (used without object), en·do·cy·tosed, en·do·cy·tos·ing. Physiology.

(of a cell) to take within by the process of endocytosis.

Nearby words

  1. endocrinopathy,
  2. endocrinous,
  3. endocuticle,
  4. endocystitis,
  5. endocytobiology,
  6. endocytosis,
  7. endoderm,
  8. endodermal sinus tumor,
  9. endodermis,
  10. endodontia

Origin of endocytose

First recorded in 1970–75; back formation from endocytosis

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