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cystoid

[sis-toid] /ˈsɪs tɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling a cyst.
noun
2.
a cystlike structure or formation.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; cyst + -oid
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Examples for cystoid
  • cystoid macular edema is a type of macular edema that includes cyst formation.
British Dictionary definitions for cystoid

cystoid

/ˈsɪstɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling a cyst or bladder
noun
2.
a tissue mass, such as a tumour, that resembles a cyst but lacks an outer membrane
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cystoid in Medicine

cystoid cys·toid (sĭs'toid')
adj.
Formed like or resembling a cyst. n.
A structure resembling a cyst but having no capsule.

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