cyesis

cyesis
cyetic /suy et"ik/, adj.
/suy ee"sis/, n., pl. cyeses /-seez/.
pregnancy.
[ < NL < Gk kýesis pregnancy, equiv. to kye- (var. s. of kyeîn to be pregnant) + -sis -SIS]

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