Cystoid

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cystoid Same as Cystidean.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cystoid Presenting the appearance of a cyst; cystiform.
    • cystoid Pertaining to the Cystoidea; cystoidean.
    • n cystoid One of the structures produced by the swelling of a functionless pollentube within the ovarian cavity of plants.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Cystoid having the form of, or contained in, a cyst or bag
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Low L. cystis—Gr. kystis, a bladder.