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The study of cells and chemical compounds within cells by means of a cytophotometer.

cy′to·pho′to·met′ric (-tə-mĕt′rĭk) adj.
cy′to·pho′to·met′ri·cal·ly adv.


of or relating to cytophotometry
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Adj.1.cytophotometric - of or relating to the study of cells by means of a cytophotometer
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These studies complement our cytophotometric analysis of endonuclear DNA replication in lycosid spiders (Rasch & Connelly 2004).