Medical Definition of Coenocytic
1. Pertaining to or having characteristics of a cenocyte. Synonym: coenocytic. (05 Mar 2000)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coenocytic
Literary usage of Coenocytic
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1910)
"In this case the body is completely coenocytic, as distinguished from such partially coenocytic bodies as those of Clado- phora and ..."
2. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1907)
"1. Thallus filamentous or unicellular. A. Thallus coenocytic ... Cells uninucleate or coenocytic. Chloroplasts very variable in form, size and disposition, ..."
3. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1906)
"62-65 illustrate late stages in the division of the nuclei found in long coenocytic cells, in which cross-partitions are few and far apart. ..."
4. A Treatise on the British Freshwater Algae by George Stephen West (1904)
"Cells uninucleate or coenocytic; chloroplasts very variable in form, size and disposition, with or without pyrenoids. Sexual reproduction of an ..."
5. A Student's Text-book of Botany by Sydney Howard Vines (1896)
"... or it is coenocytic, ... it is, in fact, only in this sub-class that the coenocytic structure occurs among the ..."
6. Plant Studies: An Elementary Botany by John Merle Coulter (1900)
"Vaucheria gemmata, a Siphon form, showing a portion of the coenocytic body (A) which has sent out a branch at the tip of which a sporangium (7? ..."