hemocyte

[ hee-muh-sahyt, hem-uh- ]
/ ˈhi məˌsaɪt, ˈhɛm ə- /

noun

a blood cell.

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Also hematocyte.

Origin of hemocyte

First recorded in 1900–05; hemo- + -cyte
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Medical definitions for hemocyte

hemocyte
[ hēmə-sīt′ ]

n.

A cellular component or formed element of the blood.
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