NK cell

noun
\ ˌen-ˈkā- How to pronounce NK cell (audio) \

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1979, in the meaning defined above

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“NK cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/NK%20cell. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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NK cell

noun
\ ˌen-ˈkā- How to pronounce NK cell (audio) \

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