Meaning of cytomegaly in English:

cytomegaly

(also cytomegalia)

noun

Medicine Pathology
  • Abnormal enlargement of cells, seen in cytomegalovirus and certain other viral infections and in various other diseases and disorders; an instance of this. Also (especially in early use): a disease characterized by cytomegaly, specifically cytomegalovirus infection.

Origin

1920s. From cyto- + -megaly.

Pronunciation

cytomegaly

/ˌsʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈmɛɡəli/ /ˌsʌɪtə(ʊ)ˈmɛɡ(ə)li/