phagocytose

[fag-uh-sahy-tohs, -tohz]

Origin of phagocytose

First recorded in 1930–35; back formation from phagocytosis
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phagocytose in Medicine

phagocytose

[făgə-sĭ-tōs′, -tōz′, -sī′tōs, -tōz]
v.
  1. To phagocytize.
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