|the smallest physical unit of an element or compound, consisting of one or more like atoms in an element and two or more different atoms in a compound.|
|a form of life considered as an entity such as an animal, plant, fungus or bacteria|
cytology cy·tol·o·gy (sī-tŏl'ə-jē)
The branch of biology that deals with the formation, structure, and function of cells.
|cytology (sī-tŏl'ə-jē) Pronunciation Key
The scientific study of the formation, structure, and function of cells.