noun cy·to·mere \ˈsītəˌmi(ə)r\

Definition of cytomere



  1. 1 :  one of the cells resulting from the division of the schizont in certain coccidia

  2. 2 :  the cytoplasmic component of a spermatozoon

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Origin and Etymology of cytomere

International Scientific Vocabulary cyt- + -mere; originally formed as German zytomer

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to cast off or become cast off

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