[krahy-moh-ther-uh-pee] /ˌkraɪ moʊˈθɛr ə pi/
crymotherapy cry·mo·ther·a·py (krī’mō-thěr’ə-pē)
crymophylactic cry·mo·phy·lac·tic (krī’mō-fə-lāk’tĭk) adj. Resistant to cold temperatures. Used of microorganisms.
1. a combining form meaning “icy cold,” “frost,” used in the formation of compound words: cryogenics. combining form 1. indicating low temperature; frost, cold, or freezing: cryogenics, cryosurgery word-forming element meaning “very cold, freezing,” from Latinized form of Greek kryo-, comb. form of kryos “icy cold,” related to kryeros “chilling” (see crust (n.)). cryo- or […]
cryoanesthesia cry·o·an·es·the·sia (krī’ō-ān’ĭs-thē’zhə) n. Localized application of cold as means of producing regional anesthesia. Also called refrigeration anesthesia.
cryobank cry·o·bank (krī’ə-bangk’) n. A place of storage that uses very low temperatures to preserve semen or transplantable tissues.