verb combining form

-lyzed; -lyzing
: produce or undergo lytic disintegration or dissolution

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary, probably irregular from New Latin -lysis

Dictionary Entries Near -lyze

Cite this Entry

“-lyze.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-lyze. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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