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amoebocyte

US amebocyte

/ (əˈmiːbəˌsaɪt) /
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noun

any cell having properties similar to an amoeba, such as shape, mobility, and ability to engulf particles

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Medical definitions for amoebocyte

amoebocyte
[ ə-mēbə-sīt′ ]

n.

Variant ofamebocyte
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