cytode

noun cy·tode \ ˈsīˌtōd \

Definition of cytode

plural -s
1 :an anucleate mass of protoplasm
2 :an organism normally assuming the form of a cytode (as a bacterium)

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Origin and Etymology of cytode

International Scientific Vocabulary cyt- + -ode (from Greek -ōdēs like); originally formed as German zytode


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