cytomorphosis
n. [Gr. kytos, container; morphe, form]
All changes in cells or generations of cells from undifferentiated stage to death; cellular change.

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  • cytomorphosis — Changes that the cell undergoes during the various stages of its existence. SEE ALSO: prosoplasia. [cyto + G. morphosis, a shaping] * * * cy·to·mor·pho·sis .sīt ō mȯr fə səsalso mȯr fō n, pl pho·ses .sēz the series of developmental changes… …   Medical dictionary

  • cytomorphosis — cy·to·morphosis …   English syllables

  • cytomorphosis — n. the changes undergone by a cell in the course of its life cycle …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • cytomorphosis — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷+ noun (plural cytomorphoses) Etymology: New Latin, from cyt + morphosis : the series of developmental changes undergone by a cell during its life …   Useful english dictionary

  • Цитоморфоз (Cytomorphosis) — изменения, происходящие в клетке на протяжении ее жизненного цикла. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ЦИТОМОРФОЗ — (cytomorphosis) изменения, происходящие в клетке на протяжении ее жизненного цикла …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • prosoplasia — Progressive transformation, such as the change of cells of the salivary ducts into secreting cells. See cytomorphosis. [G. proso, forward, + plasis, a molding] * * * pros·o·pla·sia .präs ə plā zh(ē )ə n 1) differentiation of tissue esp …   Medical dictionary

  • citomorfoză — CITOMORFÓZĂ, citomorfoze, s.f. (biol.) Modificare a formei şi structurii celulelor în timpul vieţii lor; totalitatea acestor modificări. – Din engl. cytomorphosis. Trimis de hai, 21.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  citomorfóză s. f., pl. citomorfóze… …   Dicționar Român

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