relative leukocytosis


An increased proportion of one or more types of white blood cells in the blood without an actual increase in the total number of white blood cells.

Nearby words

  1. relative deprivation,
  2. relative frequency,
  3. relative humidity,
  4. relative impediment,
  5. relative index of refraction,
  6. relative major,
  7. relative majority,
  8. relative maximum,
  9. relative minimum,
  10. relative minor

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