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Pronunciation: sis'toyd


  1. Bladderlike, resembling a cyst.
  2. A tumor resembling a cyst, with fluid, granular, or pulpy contents, but without a capsule.

Synonym(s): cystiform, cystomorphous

[cysto- + G. eidos, appearance]

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