thymocyte


thy·mo·cyte

noun \ˈthī-mə-ˌsīt\

Definition of THYMOCYTE

:  a cell of the thymus; especially :  a thymic lymphocyte

Origin of THYMOCYTE

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1923

thy·mo·cyte

noun \ˈthī-mə-ˌsīt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of THYMOCYTE

: a cell of the thymus; especially : a thymic lymphocyte

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