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[fag-uh-sahy-tohs, -tohz] /ˈfæg əˌsaɪ toʊs, -toʊz/
verb (used with object), phagocytosed, phagocytosing.
Origin of phagocytose
First recorded in 1930-35; back formation from phagocytosis Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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phagocytose in Medicine

phagocytose phag·o·cy·tose (fāg'ə-sĭ-tōs', -tōz', -sī'tōs, -tōz)
v. phag·o·cy·tosed, phag·o·cy·tos·ing, phag·o·cy·tos·es
To phagocytize.

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