cytotoxic T cell


noun Immunology.


Also called cytotoxic T lymphocyte.

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Medicine definitions for cytotoxic t cell

cytotoxic T cell

n.

killer cell

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Science definitions for cytotoxic t cell

cytotoxic T cell

[ sī′tə-tŏksĭk ]

See killer T cell.
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