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leukon in Medicine


  1. The total mass of circulating white blood cells, their precursors, and the leukopoietic cells from which they arise.
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  • Fighting ensued, and he was beaten close to the town of Leukon.

    History Of Egypt, Chalda, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, Volume 9 (of 12)

    G. Maspero