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cyesis

[sahy-ee-sis] /saɪˈi sɪs/
noun, plural cyeses
[sahy-ee-seez] /saɪˈi siz/ (Show IPA)
1.
Origin
< Neo-Latin < Greek kýēsis pregnancy, equivalent to kyē- (variant stem of kyeîn to be pregnant) + -sis -sis
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cyetic
[sahy-et-ik] /saɪˈɛt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cyetic

cyesis

/saɪˈiːsɪs/
noun (pl) -ses (-siːz)
1.
(med) the technical name for pregnancy
Word Origin
from Greek kuēsis
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cyetic in Medicine

cyesis cy·e·sis (sī-ē'sĭs)
n.
See pregnancy.

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