Definition of histolyse in US English:

histolyse

(also histolyze)

verb

Biology
  • with object To bring about the histolysis of (a tissue or structure). Also without object: to undergo histolysis.

Origin

Late 19th century. From histo- + -lyse, after histolysis.

Pronunciation

histolyse

/ˈhɪstəlʌɪz/