agranulocyte

noun
agran·​u·​lo·​cyte | \ (ˌ)ā-ˈgran-yə-lō-ˌsīt How to pronounce agranulocyte (audio) \

Definition of agranulocyte

: a white blood cell without cytoplasmic granules

First Known Use of agranulocyte

1913, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agranulocyte

borrowed from German Agranulocyt, Agranulozyt, from a- a- entry 2 + Granulocyt, Granulozyt granulocyte

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“Agranulocyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agranulocyte. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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agranulocyte

noun
agran·​u·​lo·​cyte | \ (ˈ)ā-ˈgran-yə-lō-ˌsīt How to pronounce agranulocyte (audio) \

Medical Definition of agranulocyte

: a white blood cell without cytoplasmic granules — compare granulocyte

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