[ mahy-uh-sahyt ]
/ ˈmaɪ əˌsaɪt /
a contractile cell, especially an elongated cell in sponges that forms a sphincter around body openings.
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Words nearby myocyte
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Medical definitions for myocyte
[ mī′ə-sīt′ ]
A muscle cell.
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