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1. cyst

noun. ['ˈsɪst'] a closed sac that develops abnormally in some body structure.

Synonyms

  • dermoid cyst
  • galactocele
  • steatocystoma
  • ranula
  • hemorrhagic cyst
  • hydatid
  • nabothian follicle
  • sebaceous cyst
  • ovarian cyst
  • wen
  • blood cyst
  • pathology
  • hematocyst
  • pilar cyst

Etymology

  • cystis (Latin)
  • κύστις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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2. cyst

noun. ['ˈsɪst'] a small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid).

Synonyms

  • sac
  • tear sac
  • dacryocyst
  • follicle
  • lacrimal sac
  • Golgi complex
  • vesicle
  • liposome
  • dictyosome
  • bleb
  • Golgi apparatus
  • bulla
  • blister

Etymology

  • cystis (Latin)
  • κύστις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

Example sentences of the word pilar-cyst


1. Noun Phrase
According to the University of California at San Francisco’s Dermatology Glossary, a pilar cyst forms in a dome-like shape, with smooth skin stretching over the bump.

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