noun Botany.
a mass of calcium carbonate on the cellulose wall.

1840–50; cysto- + -lith

cystolithic, adjective Unabridged
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cystolith (ˈsɪstəlɪθ)
1.  a knoblike deposit of calcium carbonate in the epidermal cells of such plants as the stinging nettle
2.  pathol a urinary calculus

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cystolith cys·to·lith (sĭs'tə-lĭth')
See urinary calculus.

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