myeloid

[ mahy-uh-loid ]
/ ˈmaɪ əˌlɔɪd /
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adjective Anatomy.

pertaining to the spinal cord.
having characteristics of marrow; marrowlike.
pertaining to marrow.

Nearby words

  1. myelogenous,
  2. myelogenous leukemia,
  3. myelogone,
  4. myelogram,
  5. myelography,
  6. myeloid leukemia,
  7. myeloid metaplasia,
  8. myeloid sarcoma,
  9. myeloid series,
  10. myeloid tissue

Origin of myeloid

First recorded in 1855–60; myel- + -oid

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British Dictionary definitions for myeloid

myeloid

/ (ˈmaɪɪˌlɔɪd) /

adjective

of or relating to the spinal cord or the bone marrow
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Medicine definitions for myeloid

myeloid

[ mīə-loid′ ]

adj.

Of, relating to, or derived from the bone marrow.
Of or relating to the spinal cord.

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