plasmoptysis

noun
plas·​mop·​ty·​sis | \ plaz-ˈmäp-tə-səs How to pronounce plasmoptysis (audio) \
plural plasmoptyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce plasmoptyses (audio) \

Medical Definition of plasmoptysis

: the bursting forth of protoplasm from a cell through rupture of the cell wall

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