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n. pl. syn·cy·ti·a (-sĭsh′ē-ə)
A multinucleated mass of cytoplasm that is not separated into individual cells.

[New Latin : syn- + cyt(o)- + -ium.]

syn·cy′ti·al (-sĭsh′ē-əl) adj.


a. sincitial, rel. a un sincitio o que lo constituye.
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Histological examination revealed mild-to-severe bronchopneumonia and airsacculitis, with syncytial cells that contained eosinophilic intranuclear inclusion bodies in most birds.
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Community and nococomially ac-quired respiratory syncytial virus infection in a German paediatric hospital from 1988 to 1999.
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