Definition of histolytic in English:

histolytic

adjective

Biology
  • See histolysis

    • ‘During embryogenesis and metamorphosis, plasmatocytes are involved in the clearance of apoptotic cells and histolytic debris.’
    • ‘The acute salpingitis might be associated with nodular histolytic hyperplasia.’
    • ‘The cells in LPHD known as lymphocytic and histolytic cells are proving to be distinctly different from classic Reed-Sternberg B cells.’

Pronunciation

histolytic

/hɪstəˈlɪtɪk/