plasmolyze


plas·mo·lyze

verb \ˈplaz-mə-ˌlīz\
plas·mo·lyzedplas·mo·lyz·ing

Definition of PLASMOLYZE

transitive verb
:  to subject to plasmolysis
intransitive verb
:  to undergo plasmolysis

First Known Use of PLASMOLYZE

1888

plas·mo·lyze

verb    (Medical Dictionary)
plas·mo·lyzed or chiefly British plas·mo·lysedplas·mo·lyz·ing or chiefly British plas·mo·lys·ing

Medical Definition of PLASMOLYZE

transitive verb
: to subject to plasmolysis
intransitive verb
: to undergo plasmolysis

Variants of PLASMOLYZE

plas·mo·lyze or chiefly British plas·mo·lyse \ˈplaz-mə-ˌlīz\

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