plasmatorrhexis

noun
plas·​ma·​tor·​rhex·​is | \ˌplazmətəˈreksə̇s\
plural plasmatorrhexes\-​kˌsēz \

Definition of plasmatorrhexis 

: the disruption of a cell by internal pressure due to swelling

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History and Etymology for plasmatorrhexis

New Latin, from plasmato- + -rrhexis

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