Cyto- - definition of cyto- by The Free Dictionary
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(Biology) indicating a cell: cytolysis; cytoplasm.
[from Greek kutos vessel, container; related to kuein to contain]
a combining form meaning “cell”: cytoplasm.
[< Greek kyto-, comb. form of kýtos container, receptacle, body]
A prefix meaning "cell," as in the word cytoplasm.
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8 microns (Table I) and minimum on Cyto-
12/91 having trichome density of 1011+-21.
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