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microcyte

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noun mi·cro·cyte \ˈmī-krə-ˌsīt\

Definition of microcyte

  1. :  a small red blood cell present especially in some anemias

microcytic

play \ˌmī-krə-ˈsi-tik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of microcyte

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1876


Medical Dictionary

microcyte

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noun mi·cro·cyte \ˈmī-krə-ˌsīt\

Medical Definition of microcyte

  1. :  an abnormally small red blood cell present especially in some anemias




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