[ loo-kuh-sahyt ]
/ ˈlu kəˌsaɪt /
Related formsleu·co·cyt·ic, adjective
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Examples from the Web for leucocyte
As soon as a leucocyte touches a resisting body it reacts to the contact by applying the largest possible surface to it.
The leucocyte count will show a marked increase in the number of polynuclears.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry|Maximilian Stern
British Dictionary definitions for leucocyte
esp US leukocyte
/ (ˈluːkəˌsaɪt) /
Derived Formsleucocytic or esp US leukocytic (ˌluːkəˈsɪtɪk), adjective
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Medicine definitions for leucocyte
[ lōō′kə-sīt′ ]
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Science definitions for leucocyte
See white blood cell.
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