polyblast

[ pŏlē-blăst′ ]

n.

One of a group of ameboid, mononucleated, phagocytic cells found in inflammatory exudates.

Nearby words

  1. polyaxial joint,
  2. polybasic,
  3. polybasic acid,
  4. polybasite,
  5. polybius,
  6. polybrominated biphenyl,
  7. polybus,
  8. polybutadiene,
  9. polybutylene,
  10. polycarbonate


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