histocyte etymology

English word histocyte comes from English -cyte, English histo- ((biology) tissue.)

Detailed word origin of histocyte

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cyte English (eng) Used to form cell names and classifications for mature cells.
histo- English (eng) (biology) tissue.
histocyte English (eng)

Words with the same origin as histocyte

Descendants of -cyte
adipocyte cholangiocytic chondrocyte coelomocyte corneocyte degmacyte dendrocyte enterocytic ependymocyte gonocyte hemocyte hepatocyte histiocytic lactocyte lipocyte lymphocyte lymphocytic macrocyte necrocyte pinacocyte plasmacyte solenocyte tenocyte trophocyte
Descendants of histo-
histoarchitectural histochemist histochemistry histocompatibility gene histocompatible histoculture histogenesis histogenic histohaematin histoid histology histolysis histomorphology histomorphometry histoneurology histopathogenesis histopathological histophysiology histoquantification histoscore histosol histotomy histotype immunohistochemistry