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basophil

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noun ba·so·phil \ˈbā-sə-ˌfil, -zə-\

Definition of basophil

  1. :  a basophilic substance or structure; especially :  a white blood cell containing basophilic granules that is similar in function to a mast cell



Circa 1890

First Known Use of basophil

circa 1890

Variants of basophil

also ba·so·phile play \-ˌfī(-ə)l\

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basophil

play play
noun ba·so·phil \ˈbā-sə-ˌfil, -zə-\

Medical Definition of basophil

  1. :  a basophilic substance or structure; especially :  a white blood cell with basophilic granules that is similar in function to a mast cell



Variants of basophil

or ba·so·phile \-ˌfīl\play

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