cytolysis

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cy·tol·y·sis

 (sī-tŏl′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The dissolution or destruction of a cell.

cy′to·lyt′ic (sī′tə-lĭt′ĭk) adj.

cytolysis

(saɪˈtɒlɪsɪs)
n
(Microbiology) cytology the dissolution of cells, esp by the destruction of their membranes
cytolytic adj

cy•tol•y•sis

(saɪˈtɒl ə sɪs)

n.
the dissolution or degeneration of cells.
[1905–10]
cy•to•lyt•ic (ˌsaɪt lˈɪt ɪk) adj.

cytolysis

the degeneration of cells. — cytolytic, adj.
See also: Cells
the degeneration of cells. — cytolytic, adj.
See also: Decaying
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cytolysis - pathological breakdown of cells by the destruction of their outer membrane
lysis - (biochemistry) dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria
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cellular level brought about by plasmolysis and deplasmolysis of epithem
If water is quickly added to the external solution so that the solute concentration again becomes higher inside the cell, water will flow into the cell and bring about deplasmolysis.