noun, plural syn·cy·tia [sin-sish-uh, -sish-ee-uh]. /sɪnˈsɪʃ ə, -ˈsɪʃ i ə/. Biology.
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OTHER WORDS FROM syncytiumsyn·cy·tial [sin-sish-uhl], /sɪnˈsɪʃ əl/, adjective
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In the early stages of many arthropods it is certain that the whole embryo is at first an unmistakable syncytium.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley
The ovum before segmentation is therefore in the condition of a syncytium.
The ovum, like that of Eupagurus before segmentation, is now a syncytium.