plasmacyte etymology

English word plasmacyte comes from English -cyte, English plasma

Detailed word origin of plasmacyte

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cyte English (eng) Used to form cell names and classifications for mature cells.
plasma English (eng) (computer graphics, demoscene) A visual effect in which cycles of changing colours are warped in various ways to give the illusion of liquid organic movement.. (hematology) A clear component of blood or lymph containing fibrin. (hematology) Blood plasma, free of suspended cells, used in transfusions. (medicine, dated) A mixture of starch and glycerin, used as a substitute for ointments.. [...]
plasmacyte English (eng) A plasma cell.

Words with the same origin as plasmacyte

Descendants of -cyte
adipocyte cholangiocytic chondrocyte coelomocyte corneocyte degmacyte dendrocyte enterocytic ependymocyte gonocyte hemocyte hepatocyte histiocytic histocyte lactocyte lipocyte lymphocyte lymphocytic macrocyte necrocyte pinacocyte solenocyte tenocyte trophocyte
Descendants of plasma
MPD MPDD MPDE MPDP MPDT glasma plasmic plasmogamic plasmogen plasmon plasmonic