corneocyte etymology

English word corneocyte comes from English -cyte, English corneo- ((anatomy) cornea.)

Detailed word origin of corneocyte

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cyte English (eng) Used to form cell names and classifications for mature cells.
corneo- English (eng) (anatomy) cornea.
corneocyte English (eng) An outer skin cell.

Words with the same origin as corneocyte

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