cyt-

combining form
variants: or cyto-

Definition of cyt-

1 : cell
  • cytology
2 : cytoplasm
  • cytokinesis

Origin and Etymology of cyt-

German zyt-, zyto-, from Greek kytos hollow vessel — more at hide


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