esthacyte

noun es·tha·cyte \ˈesthəˌsīt\
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aesthacyte

\ˈesthəˌsīt\

Definition of esthacyte

plural

-s

  1. :  a simple sensory cell (as of a sponge)

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Origin and Etymology of esthacyte

estha-, aestha- (from Greek aisthanesthai to perceive) + -cyte — more at audible


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