hemocytolysis

noun
he·​mo·​cy·​tol·​y·​sis
variants: or chiefly British haemocytolysis \ -​sī-​ˈtäl-​ə-​səs How to pronounce hemocytolysis (audio) \
plural hemocytolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce hemocytolysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemocytolysis

: a breaking down or dissolution of red blood cells especially by the action of hypotonic solutions

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“Hemocytolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemocytolysis. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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