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cystolith

[sis-tl-ith] /ˈsɪs tl ɪθ/
noun, Botany
1.
a mass of calcium carbonate on the cellulose wall.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; cysto- + -lith
Related forms
cystolithic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for cystolithic

cystolith

/ˈsɪstəlɪθ/
noun
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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cystolithic in Medicine

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

cystolithic cys·to·lith·ic (sĭs'tə-lĭth'ĭk)
adj.
Relating to a urinary calculus.

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