granulocytopoiesis

noun
gran·​u·​lo·​cy·​to·​poi·​e·​sis | \ ˈgran-yə-lō-ˌsī-tə-pȯi-ˈē-səs How to pronounce granulocytopoiesis (audio) \

Definition of granulocytopoiesis

: the formation of blood granulocytes typically in the bone marrow

First Known Use of granulocytopoiesis

1944, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for granulocytopoiesis

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“Granulocytopoiesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/granulocytopoiesis. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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granulocytopoiesis

noun
gran·​u·​lo·​cy·​to·​poi·​e·​sis | \ -ˌsīt-ə-pȯi-ˈē-səs How to pronounce granulocytopoiesis (audio) \
plural granulocytopoieses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce granulocytopoieses (audio) \

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