Definition of cytoplasmic in English:

cytoplasmic

adjective

Biology
  • See cytoplasm

    • ‘The cell envelope of gram-positive bacteria consists of the cytoplasmic membrane and a cell wall.’
    • ‘Interspersed among the spermatozoa are what appear to be the cytoplasmic contents of degraded cells.’
    • ‘The lig gene encodes a set of novel cytoplasmic proteins, which are conserved between flies and mammals.’
    • ‘The functional role of the transmembrane domain and the cytoplasmic tail domain of fertilin is not known.’
    • ‘Hyphal fusion is presumably a way to increase cytoplasmic flow and interconnectedness of hypha.’

Pronunciation

cytoplasmic

/sʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈplazmɪk/