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cytolysin

[sahy-tol-uh-sin, sahyt-l-ahy-sin] /saɪˈtɒl ə sɪn, ˌsaɪt lˈaɪ sɪn/
noun, Biochemistry
1.
any substance that produces cytolysis.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; cytolys(is) + -in1
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British Dictionary definitions for cytolysin

cytolysin

/saɪˈtɒlɪsɪn/
noun
1.
a substance that can partially or completely destroy animal cells
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cytolysin in Medicine

cytolysin cy·tol·y·sin (sī-tŏl'ĭ-sĭn)
n.
A substance, such as an antibody, capable of dissolving or destroying cells.

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