erythroblast

[ih-rith-ruh-blast]

Origin of erythroblast

First recorded in 1885–90; erythro- + -blast
Related formse·ryth·ro·blas·tic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for erythroblast

erythroblast

noun
  1. a nucleated cell in bone marrow that develops into an erythrocyte
Derived Formserythroblastic, adjective
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erythroblast in Medicine

erythroblast

[ĭ-rĭthrə-blăst′]
n.
  1. Any of the nucleated cells normally found in bone marrow that develop into red blood cells.
Related formse•ryth′ro•blastic adj.
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