How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"lyso" is from "lysis" (a loosening) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "dissolved" or "dispersed" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Lyophilic colloidal systems are complex fluids, whose physical properties are partially controlled via the microstructure of the fluid.|
|Lysosomes contain digestive enzymes to digest macromolecules.|