electronic cell counter

[ ĭ-lĕk-trŏnĭk, ē′lĕk- ]

n.

An automatic blood cell counter, sometimes capable of providing multiple simultaneous measurements, as of white blood cells, red blood cells, hemoglobin, and hematocrit.

Nearby words

  1. eutectic,
  2. eutectic alloy,
  3. eutectoid,
  4. eutelegenesis,
  5. euterpe,
  6. euthanise,
  7. euthanize,
  8. euthenics,
  9. euthenist,
  10. eutherian


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