cytode

Cytode

Cy"tode\ (s?"t?d), n. [Gr. ???? hollow vessel, from ????. See Cyst.] (Biol.) A nonnucleated mass of protoplasm, the supposed simplest form of independent life differing from the amoeba, in which nuclei are present.
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