hematocyst

[ hi-mat-uh-sist, hee-muh-tuh-, hem-uh- ]
/ hɪˈmæt əˌsɪst, ˈhi mə tə-, ˈhɛm ə- /

noun Pathology.

a cyst containing blood.

Origin of hematocyst

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

hematocyst

[ hēmə-tō-sĭst′, hĭ-mătə- ]

n.

hemorrhagic cyst
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