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myeloblast

[mahy-uh-luh-blast] /ˈmaɪ ə ləˌblæst/
noun, Cell Biology.
1.
an immature myelocyte.
Origin of myeloblast
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05; myelo- + -blast
Related forms
myeloblastic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for myeloblast

myeloblast

/ˈmaɪələʊˌblɑːst/
noun
1.
a cell that gives rise to a granulocyte, normally occurring in the bone marrow but detected in the blood in certain diseases, esp leukaemia
Derived Forms
myeloblastic (ˌmaɪələʊˈblæstɪk) adjective
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myeloblast in Medicine

myeloblast my·e·lo·blast (mī'ə-lə-blāst')
n.
An immature cell of the bone marrow that is the precursor of a myelocyte. Also called premyelocyte.

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