monocystic mon`o*cys"tic, a. [See {Mono-}, and {Cyst}.] (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to a division ({Monocystidea}) of the protozoan order {Gregarinida}, in which the body consists of one sac. [1913 Webster]

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  • monocystic — mono·cystic …   English syllables

  • monocystic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at mono + adjective Etymology: mon + cystic 1. : consisting of or having a single cyst 2. : of or relating to the genus Monocystis …   Useful english dictionary

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