Dissolution of the achromatin of a cell or of its nucleus. SYN: karyoplasmolysis.

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achro·ma·tol·y·sis .ā-.krō-mə-'täl-ə-səs, ak-.rō- n, pl -y·ses -.sēz disorganization of the achromatic part of a cell

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  • achromat- — combining form or achromato Etymology: Greek achrōmatos colorless, from a a (II) + chrōmatos colored, from chrōmat , chrōma color more at chromatic : achromatic …   Useful english dictionary

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