plasmolyze

verb
plas·​mo·​lyze | \ ˈplaz-mə-ˌlīz How to pronounce plasmolyze (audio) \
plasmolyzed; plasmolyzing

Definition of plasmolyze

transitive verb

: to subject to plasmolysis

intransitive verb

: to undergo plasmolysis

First Known Use of plasmolyze

1888, in the meaning defined at transitive sense

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“Plasmolyze.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plasmolyze. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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plasmolyze

verb
plas·​mo·​lyze
variants: or chiefly British plasmolyse \ ˈplaz-​mə-​ˌlīz How to pronounce plasmolyze (audio) \
plasmolyzed or chiefly British plasmolysed; plasmolyzing or chiefly British plasmolysing

Medical Definition of plasmolyze

transitive verb

: to subject to plasmolysis

intransitive verb

: to undergo plasmolysis

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