colony–stimulating factor noun
: any of several glycoproteins that promote the differentiation of stem cells especially into blood granulocytes and macrophages and that stimulate their proliferation into colonies in culture
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col·o·ny–stim·u·lat·ing factor noun \-ˌstim-yə-ˌlāt-iŋ-\ (Medical Dictionary)
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