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blood count

noun

: the number of cells in someone's blood

Full Definition of BLOOD COUNT

:  the determination of the blood cells in a definite volume of blood; also :  the number of cells so determined

First Known Use of BLOOD COUNT

1876

blood count

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BLOOD COUNT

:  the determination of the blood cells in a definite volume of blood; also :  the number of cells so determined—see complete blood count, differential blood count

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