Medical Dictionary


noun leu·ko·cyte

Medical Definition of LEUKOCYTE

:  a cell (as a macrophage) of the tissues comparable to or derived from a leukocyte

Variants of LEUKOCYTE

leu·ko·cyte or chiefly British leu·co·cyte \ˈlü-kə-ˌsīt\
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