amebocyte

noun ame·bo·cyte

less common spelling of

  1. :  a cell (such as a phagocyte) having amoeboid form or movements


Medical Dictionary

amebocyte

noun ame·bo·cyte
variants: or

amoebocyte

\ə-ˈmē-bə-ˌsīt\play

Medical Definition of amebocyte

  1. :  a cell (as a phagocyte) having ameboid form or movements


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