- a large, metabolically active lymphocyte shortly before it enters into mitosis.
Origin of lymphoblast
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- an abnormal cell consisting of a large nucleus and small cytoplasm that was once thought to be an immature lymphocyte and is now associated with a type of leukaemia (lymphoblastic leukaemia)
- An immature cell that gives rise to a lymphocyte.lymphocytoblast
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