Origin of leukocyte
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Examples from the Web for leukocytes
Decrease in number of leukocytes, or leukopenia, is not important.
Increase in number of leukocytes is common and of great importance.
Most striking is the immense increase in number of leukocytes.
The leukocytes are commonly normal in number and relative proportions.
The leukocytes must first be washed in several changes of normal salt solution to free them from any adherent plasma or serum.The Fundamentals of Bacteriology
Charles Bradfield Morrey
Word Origin and History for leukocytes
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- white blood cell
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- See white blood cell.
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