solenocyte etymology

English word solenocyte comes from English -cyte, Ancient Greek σωλήν

Detailed word origin of solenocyte

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-cyte English (eng) Used to form cell names and classifications for mature cells.
σωλήν Ancient Greek (grc)
solenocyte English (eng) (anatomy) A flagellated excretory cell, part of the protonephridium of certain larval animals.

Words with the same origin as solenocyte

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