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cytology

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noun cy·tol·o·gy \sī-ˈtä-lə-jē\

Simple Definition of cytology

  • biology : the study of plant and animal cells

Full Definition of cytology

  1. 1 :  a branch of biology dealing with the structure, function, multiplication, pathology, and life history of cells

  2. 2 :  the cytological aspects of a process or structure

cy·to·log·i·cal play \ˌsī-tə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ or cy·to·log·ic play \-ˈlä-jik\ adjective
cy·to·log·i·cal·ly play \-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
cy·tol·o·gist play \sī-ˈtä-lə-jist\ noun

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cytology

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noun cy·tol·o·gy \sī-ˈtäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of cytology

plural cy·tol·o·gies

  1. 1:  a branch of biology dealing with the structure, function, multiplication, pathology, and life history of cells

  2. 2:  the cytological aspects of a process or structure

  3. cy·to·log·i·cal \ˌsīt-əl-ˈäj-i-kəl\play or cy·to·log·ic \-ˈäj-ik\play adjective
    cy·to·log·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb
    cy·tol·o·gist \sī-ˈtäl-ə-jəst\play noun




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