Cytocentrum see centrosome

cytochemistry n. [Gr. kytos, container; chemeia, pert. chemistry] The science of cell chemistry.

cytochimera n. [Gr. kytos, container; chimaera, monster] The same combination of tissues or parts of tissue having different chromosome numbers.

cytochrome n. [Gr. kytos, container; chroma, color] Any of a class of hemoproteins that function in electron and/or hydrogen transport because of a reversible valency change of their heme irons.

cytocidal a. [Gr. kytos, container; L. caedere, to kill] That which kills cells.

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