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1. cytology

noun. ['saɪˈtɑːlədʒi'] the branch of biology that studies the structure and function of cells.

Synonyms

  • microscopic anatomy
  • biology
  • cytogenetics

Antonyms

  • fauna

Etymology

  • -logy (English)
  • cyto- (English)
  • κύτος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word cytology


1. Noun, singular or mass
A tech could become certified in general clinical laboratory science or in a specialty field such as cytology.

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