histolysis

noun
his·​tol·​y·​sis | \ hi-ˈstä-lə-səs How to pronounce histolysis (audio) \

Definition of histolysis

: the breakdown of bodily tissues

First Known Use of histolysis

circa 1857, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for histolysis

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The first known use of histolysis was circa 1857

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“Histolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/histolysis. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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histolysis

noun
his·​tol·​y·​sis | \ his-ˈtäl-ə-səs How to pronounce histolysis (audio) \
plural histolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce histolysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of histolysis

: the breakdown of bodily tissues

Other Words from histolysis

histolytic \ ˌhis-​tə-​ˈlit-​ik How to pronounce histolysis (audio) \ adjective

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