coelomocyte etymology

English word coelomocyte comes from English -cyte, English balanephagous ((rare) Acorn-eating.), English coelom

Detailed word origin of coelomocyte

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cyte English (eng) Used to form cell names and classifications for mature cells.
balanephagous English (eng) (rare) Acorn-eating.
coelom English (eng) (zoology) A fluid-filled cavity within the body of an animal. The digestive system is suspended within the cavity, which is lined by a tissue called the peritoneum.
coelomocyte English (eng) (biology) Any of several cels (including the amebocytes and eleocytes) found in annelids and some other organisms.

Words with the same origin as coelomocyte

Descendants of -cyte
adipocyte cholangiocytic chondrocyte corneocyte degmacyte dendrocyte enterocytic ependymocyte gonocyte hemocyte hepatocyte histiocytic histocyte lactocyte lipocyte lymphocyte lymphocytic macrocyte necrocyte pinacocyte plasmacyte solenocyte tenocyte trophocyte
Descendants of balanephagous