Gymnoplast

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Gymnoplast (Biol) A cell or mass of protoplasm devoid of an envelope, as a white blood corpuscle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n gymnoplast A naked protoplasmic mass, that is, one without an inclosing wall or membrane.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. gymno`s naked + pla`ssein to shape, mold