pinocytotic

adjective
pi·​no·​cy·​tot·​ic | \ -ˈtät-ik How to pronounce pinocytotic (audio) \
variants: or pinocytic \ ˌpin-​ə-​ˈsīt-​ik How to pronounce pinocytotic (audio) , ˌpīn-​ How to pronounce pinocytotic (audio) \

Medical Definition of pinocytotic

: of, relating to, or being pinocytosis

Other Words from pinocytotic

pinocytotically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce pinocytotic (audio) \ adverb

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“Pinocytotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/pinocytotic. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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