karyoclastic etymology

English word karyoclastic comes from English clastic, English karyo- (Relating to the nucleus of cells.)

Detailed word origin of karyoclastic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
clastic English (eng) (geology, of rock) made from fragments of pre-existing rocks.. Made up of parts that are easily removable. (geology) A rock made from fragments of pre-existing rocks.
karyo- English (eng) Relating to the nucleus of cells.
karyoclastic English (eng) Relating to, or causing karyoclasis.

Words with the same origin as karyoclastic

Descendants of clastic
clast crystalloclast
Descendants of karyo-
dikaryophyte karyoclasis karyocyte karyoevolution karyofission karyogamic karyogamy karyogenesis karyogenic karyogram karyokinesis karyolymph karyolytic karyomegaly karyomere karyomeric karyomorph karyoplast karyorrhectic karyorrhexis karyotype karyotypic megakaryoblast megakaryoblastic