microcyst

noun
mi·​cro·​cyst | \ ˈmī-krə-ˌsist How to pronounce microcyst (audio) \

Medical Definition of microcyst

: a very small cyst — compare macrocyst

Other Words from microcyst

microcystic \ ˌmī-​krə-​ˈsis-​tik How to pronounce microcyst (audio) \ adjective

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“Microcyst.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/microcyst. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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