lyso-, lyo-, -lysin, -lys-, -lysis, -lytic, -lyt-, -lyz-

(Greek: lyein [LYOO ayn], "to loosen"; loosening, dissolving, dissolution)

lyophilic
lyosorption
lyotropic
lyse, lysed, lysing, lyses
To undergo, or cause cells to undergo, destruction by disruption of their bounding [surrounding] memberanes.
lysergic
lysimeter
lysin
lysine
lysis
lysism
lysobacteria
lysocline
lysoform
lysogenesis
lysogenic