leucocyte

[loo-kuh-sahyt]
Related formsleu·co·cyt·ic, adjective
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leucocyte

esp US leukocyte

noun
  1. any of the various large unpigmented cells in the blood of vertebratesAlso called: white blood cell, white blood corpuscle See also lymphocyte, granulocyte, monocyte
Derived Formsleucocytic or esp US leukocytic (ˌluːkəˈsɪtɪk), adjective
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leucocyte in Medicine

leucocyte

[lōōkə-sīt′]
n.
  1. Variant ofleukocyte
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leucocyte in Science

leukocyte

  1. See white blood cell.
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