parasitic cyst

n.

A cyst, such as a hydatid cyst, formed by the larva of a parasite.

Nearby words

  1. polar coordinate,
  2. polar coordinate system,
  3. polar coordinates,
  4. polar distance,
  5. polar equation,
  6. polar lights,
  7. polar molecule,
  8. polar nucleus,
  9. polar opposition,
  10. polar orbit


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