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white blood cell

noun

Simple Definition of white blood cell

  • : a clear or colorless cell in the blood that protects the body from disease

Full Definition of white blood cell

  1. :  any of the blood cells that are colorless, lack hemoglobin, contain a nucleus, and include the lymphocytes, monocytes, neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils —called also leukocyte, white blood corpuscle, white cell


WHITE BLOOD CELL Defined for Kids

white blood cell

noun

Definition of white blood cell

  1. :  one of the tiny colorless cells of the blood that help fight infection




Medical Dictionary

white blood cell

noun

Medical Definition of white blood cell

  1. :  any of the blood cells that are colorless, lack hemoglobin, contain a nucleus, and include the lymphocytes, monocytes, neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils—called also leukocyte, white blood corpuscle, white cell, white corpuscle; compare red blood cell





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