hematocyst

[hi-mat-uh-sist, hee-muh-tuh-, hem-uh-]

Origin of hematocyst

First recorded in 1850–55; hemato- + -cyst
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hematocyst in Medicine

hematocyst

[hēmə-tō-sĭst′, hĭ-mătə-]
n.
  1. hemorrhagic cyst
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