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physalis

/ (faɪˈseɪlɪs) /
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noun
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Word Origin for physalis

New Latin, from Greek physallis a bladder (from the form of the calyx)
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Medical definitions for physalis

physalis
[ fĭsə-lĭs ]

n.
A vacuole in a giant cell of certain malignant neoplasms, such as chondromas.
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