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noun
the count of the number of red and white blood cells and platelets in a specific volume of blood.
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Origin of blood count

First recorded in 1895–1900
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British Dictionary definitions for blood count

blood count

noun
the number of red and white blood corpuscles and platelets in a specific sample of bloodSee haemocytometer
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Scientific definitions for blood count

blood count

See complete blood count.
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