[hee-moh-sahy-tom-i-ter, hem-oh-]

Origin of hemocytometer

First recorded in 1875–80; hemo- + cyto- + -meter
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hemocytometer in Medicine


  1. An instrument for counting the blood cells in a measured volume of blood.hemacytometer
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