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n.1.A cyst. See Cyst.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Similarly, the term denoting inflammation of the urinary bladder (cystitis) does not reflect the official anatomical term-vesica urinaria; the terms cystis or kystis ([phrase omitted]), cystectomia or cystoscopia being instead preferred in clinical settings.
Despues el matrimonio Delanoe lo nombro Pneumocystis carinii, en 1912: pneumo, por su tropismo o afinidad por el pulmon; cystis, por su morfologia quistica, y carinii, en honor a Antonio Carini, quien ya lo habia documentado en pulmones de rata en 1910 (7,8).
That year, when water was released from Lake Okeechobee to both coasts of Florida in great amounts, a toxic cyanobacterium known as Microcystis (micro = small, cystis = cyst) was also released from the Lake causing significant problems.