-cys·​tis | \ ¦sistə̇s \
plural -cystides

Definition of -cystis

: one having (such) a bladder or pouch especially in generic names Macrocystis

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History and Etymology for -cystis

New Latin, from Greek kystis

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“-cystis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-cystis. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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