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Origin of amebocyte Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

amebocyte in Medicine


  1. An ameboid cell, such as a white blood cell.
  2. A blood cell in an in vitro tissue culture.
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