drepanocyte

[ drĕpə-nə-sīt′, drə-pănə- ]

n.

sickle cell

Nearby words

  1. dreiser, theodore,
  2. drek,
  3. drench,
  4. drenthe,
  5. drepanid,
  6. drepanocytic anemia,
  7. drepanocytosis,
  8. dresden,
  9. dresden china,
  10. dress

Related formsdrep′a•no•cytic (-sĭtĭk) adj.


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