cytomere

noun
cy·​to·​mere | \ ˈsītəˌmi(ə)r \
plural -s

Definition of cytomere

1 : one of the cells resulting from the division of the schizont in certain coccidia
2 : the cytoplasmic component of a spermatozoon

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History and Etymology for cytomere

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

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“Cytomere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cytomere. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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