white blood cell
Medical Definition of white blood cell
: any of the blood cells of the immune system that are colorless, lack hemoglobin, contain a nucleus, and include the lymphocytes, monocytes, neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils along with their precursors and derivatives (as macrophages) : leukocyte—abbreviation WBC; called also , , ; compare red blood cell
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