n. [Gr. gymnos, bare; kytos, container]
A cell with no cell wall; see lepocyte.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Gymnocyte — Gym no*cyte (j[i^]m n[ o]*s[imac]t), n. [Gr. gymno s naked + ky tos a hollow vessel.] (Biol.) A cytode without a proper cell wall, but with a nucleus. Haeckel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lepocyte — n. [Gr. lepis, scale; kytos, container] A nucleated cell with a cell wall; see gymnocyte …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • gimnocit — GIMNOCÍT s. n. celulă fără membrană. (< fr. gymnocyte) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

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