adipoleucocyte

noun
ad·​i·​po·​leu·​co·​cyte | \ ¦a-də-(ˌ)pō-ˈlü-kə-ˌsīt \
plural -s

Definition of adipoleucocyte

: a blood cell typical of certain insects, having the cytoplasm packed with oil globules

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First Known Use of adipoleucocyte

1935, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adipoleucocyte

adip- + leucocyte

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“Adipoleucocyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adipoleucocyte. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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