of, noting, or pertaining to lysis or a lysin.
Other definitions for -lytic (2 of 2)
a combining form occurring in adjectives that correspond to nouns ending in -lysis: analytic; paralytic.
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How to use lytic in a sentence
Third, lytic agents in the blood serum may play the chief rle in the liberation of the toxic agent from its non-toxic combination.Handbook of Medical Entomology | William Albert Riley
British Dictionary definitions for lytic (1 of 2)
relating to, causing, or resulting from lysis
of or relating to a lysin
British Dictionary definitions for -lytic (2 of 2)
indicating a loosening or dissolving: paralytic
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