cystic

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adjective cys·tic \ˈsi-stik\

Definition of cystic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the urinary bladder or the gallbladder

  2. 2 :  relating to, composed of, or containing cysts

  3. 3 :  enclosed in a cyst

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First Known Use of cystic

1713


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cystic

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adjective cys·tic \ˈsis-tik\

Medical Definition of cystic

  1. 1:  relating to, composed of, or containing cysts cystic tissue a cystic tumor

  2. 2:  of or relating to the urinary bladder or the gallbladder

  3. 3:  enclosed in a cyst a cystic worm larva


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