[hee-muh-sahyt, hem-uh-]
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Origin of hemocyte

First recorded in 1900–05; hemo- + -cyte
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Related Words for hemocyte

corpuscle, erythrocyte, hemocyte, leukocyte

hemocyte in Medicine


  1. A cellular component or formed element of the blood.
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