Acephalocyst means: A larval entozoon in the form of a subglobular or oval vesicle, or hydatid, filled with fluid, sometimes found in the tissues of man and the lower animals; -- so called from the absence of a head or visible organs on the vesicle. These cysts are the immature stages of certain tapeworms. Also applied to similar cysts of different origin.
Acephalocystic means: Pertaining to, or resembling, the acephalocysts.
Aerocyst means: One of the air cells of algals.
Anthocyanin means: Same as Anthokyan.
Apocynaceous means: Alt. of Apocyneous
Apocyneous means: Belonging to, or resembling, a family of plants, of which the dogbane (Apocynum) is the type.
Apocynin means: A bitter principle obtained from the dogbane (Apocynum cannabinum).
Aurocyanide means: A double cyanide of gold and some other metal or radical; -- called also cyanaurate.
Blastocyst means: The germinal vesicle.
Colocynth means: The light spongy pulp of the fruit of the bitter cucumber (Citrullus, / Cucumis, colocynthis), an Asiatic plant allied to the watermelon; coloquintida. It comes in white balls, is intensely bitter, and a powerful cathartic. Called also bitter apple, bitter cucumber, bitter gourd.
Zythum means: A kind of ancient malt beverage; a liquor made from malt and wheat.
Zythepsary means: A brewery.
Zythem means: See Zythum.
Zymotic means: Designating, or pertaining to, a certain class of diseases. See Zymotic disease, below.
Zymotic means: Of, pertaining to, or caused by, fermentation.
Zymosis means: A zymotic disease.
Zymosis means: A fermentation; hence, an analogous process by which an infectious disease is believed to be developed.
Zymose means: Invertin.
Zymophyte means: A bacteroid ferment.
Zymosimeter means: An instrument for ascertaining the degree of fermentation occasioned by the mixture of different liquids, and the degree of heat which they acquire in fermentation.
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