[ lahy-seyt ]
/ ˈlaɪ seɪt /

noun Biochemistry.

the mixture of substances formed by the lysis of cells.

Origin of lysate

First recorded in 1920–25; lys(is) + -ate1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for lysate


[ līsāt′ ]


The cellular debris and fluid produced by lysis.

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