pericytial

adjective

peri·​cy·​tial
¦perə¦sītēəl,
-sish(ē)əl,
-sitēəl
1
: situated around or enveloping a cell
2
: of, relating to, or being a pericyte

Word History

Etymology

in sense 1, from peri- + cyt- + -ial; in sense 2 from pericyte + -ial

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“Pericytial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pericytial. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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