phagocytin

[ făg′ə-sītn ]

n.

A labile bacteriocide isolated from polymorphonuclear white blood cells.

Nearby words

  1. phago-,
  2. phagocyte,
  3. phagocytic,
  4. phagocytic index,
  5. phagocytic pneumonocyte,
  6. phagocytize,
  7. phagocytolysis,
  8. phagocytose,
  9. phagocytosis,
  10. phagolysosome


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