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The branch of biology that deals with the formation, structure, and function of cells.
cy′to·log′ic (-tə-lŏj′ĭk), cy′to·log′i·cal adj.
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1. (Microbiology) the study of plant and animal cells, including their structure, function, and formation
2. (Microbiology) the detailed structure of a tissue, as revealed by microscopic examination
cytological, cytologic adj
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cy•tol•o•gy(saɪˈtɒl ə dʒi)
the study of the microscopic appearance of cells, esp. for the diagnosis of abnormalities and malignancies.
cy•to•log•ic (ˌsaɪt lˈɒdʒ ɪk) cy`to•log′i•cal, adj.
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The scientific study of the formation, structure, and function of cells.
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the branch of biology that studies the structure, function, multiplication, and life history of cells. — cytologist, n. — cytologie, cytological, adj.See also: Cells
the branch of biology that studies the structure, growth, and pathology of cells. — cytologist, n. — cytologie, cytological, adj.See also: Biology
-Ologies & -Isms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
1. The study of the cells of animals and plants, including their formation and structure.
2. Study of cells.
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|Noun||1.||cytology - the branch of biology that studies the structure and function of cells|
stainability - (cytology) the capacity of cells or cell parts to stain specifically with certain dyes
microscopic anatomy - the study of microscopic structures of tissues and organs
cytogenetics - the branch of biology that studies the cellular aspects of heredity (especially the chromosomes)
fix - kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
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cytology[saɪˈtɔlədɜɪ] N → citología f
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n. citología, ciencia que estudia la estructura, forma y función de las células.
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cytologyn citología, estudio microscópico de la célula
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