myocyte definition

  • noun:
    • one muscle tissue fiber cell
    • A muscle-cell; the formative cellular element of the contractile tissue of most sponges. They are of numerous shapes, usually slenderly fusiform with lengthy filamentous stops.
    • In addition myelocyte.
    • In Gregarinida, the deeper layer of ectoplasm containing a system of contractile fibrils: compared with sarcocyte.

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