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noun cy·tol·o·gy \sī-ˈtäl-ə-jē\
plural cy·tol·o·gies

Medical Definition of CYTOLOGY

:  a branch of biology dealing with the structure, function, multiplication, pathology, and life history of cells
:  the cytological aspects of a process or structure
cy·to·log·i·cal \ˌsīt-əl-ˈäj-i-kəl\ or cy·to·log·ic \-ˈäj-ik\ adjective
cy·to·log·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
cy·tol·o·gist \sī-ˈtäl-ə-jəst\ noun
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