from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The branch of biology that deals with the formation, structure, and function of cells.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The study of cells.
- n. Cytopathology.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The study of the structure and functions of the cells of animals and plants; especially, the study of the cells of the human body, and of the significance of changes in their form and location in disease.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the branch of biology that studies the structure and function of cells
cyto- (“cell”) + -logy (Wiktionary)