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cytogenetics

cy·to·ge·net·ics

cytogenetics

pronunciation:
saI to j ne tihks
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part of speech: plural noun
definition: (used with a sing. verb) the study of heredity using the sciences of cytology and genetics.
derivations: cytogenetic (adj.), cytogenetically (adv.), cytogeneticist (n.)
Word Parts
The word cytogenetics contains the following parts:
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology