[ lahys ]
/ laɪs /
verb (used with object), lysed, lys·ing.
to cause dissolution or destruction of cells by lysins.
verb (used without object), lysed, lys·ing.
to undergo lysis.
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British Dictionary definitions for lysed
/ (laɪs, laɪz) /
to undergo or cause to undergo lysis
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Word Origin and History for lysed
1927, back-formation from lysis.
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Medicine definitions for lysed
[ līs, līz ]
To undergo or cause to undergo lysis.
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