[ fag-uh-sahy-tahyz, -si-tahyz ]
/ ˈfæg əˌsaɪ taɪz, -sɪˌtaɪz /
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verb (used with object), phag·o·cyt·ized, phag·o·cyt·iz·ing.
(of a phagocyte) to devour (material).
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Also especially British, phag·o·cyt·ise .
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Medical definitions for phagocytize
[ făg′ə-sĭ-tīz′, -sī′- ]
To ingest by phagocytosis; phagocytose.
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