Related formse·ryth·ro·cyt·ic [ih-rith-ruh-sit-ik] /ɪˌrɪθ rəˈsɪt ɪk/, adjective
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These are large cells about twice to three times the size of the erythrocytes.
The erythrocytes are the more resistant, the weaker the concentration which leaves them still uninjured.
Miescher, particularly, has described the want of oxygen as a specific stimulus to the production of erythrocytes.
Besides the larger myelocytes, much smaller forms, approximating to the size of the erythrocytes are also found.
In a few months the erythrocytes return to nearly their original number.
British Dictionary definitions for erythrocytes
Derived Formserythrocytic (ɪˌrɪθrəʊˈsɪtɪk), adjective
a blood cell of vertebrates that transports oxygen and carbon dioxide, combined with the red pigment haemoglobin, to and from the tissuesAlso called: red blood cell
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[ĭ-rĭth′rə-sīt′]Related formse•ryth′ro•cyt′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
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