cytoplast

noun
cy·​to·​plast
plural -s

Definition of cytoplast

: the cytoplasmic content of a cell — compare protoplast

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Other Words from cytoplast

cytoplastic \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗stik \ adjective

First Known Use of cytoplast

1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cytoplast

cyt- + -plast

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“Cytoplast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cytoplast. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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