Meaning of lyse

lyse

Pronunciation: (līs), [key]
— v., lysed, lys•ing.
—v.t.
  1. to cause dissolution or destruction of cells by lysins.
—v.i.
  1. to undergo lysis.

-lyse

Pronunciation: [key]
— Chiefly Brit. Chiefly Brit.
  1. var. of
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