achromatolysis

noun
achro·​ma·​tol·​y·​sis | \ ˌā-ˌkrō-mə-ˈtäl-ə-səs, ak-ˌrō- How to pronounce achromatolysis (audio) \
plural achromatolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce achromatolysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of achromatolysis

: disorganization of the achromatic part of a cell

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“Achromatolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/achromatolysis. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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