hemacytometer

noun
he·​ma·​cy·​tom·​e·​ter | \ˌhē-mə-sī-ˈtä-mə-tər \

Definition of hemacytometer 

: an instrument for counting blood cells

First Known Use of hemacytometer

1877, in the meaning defined above

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hemacytometer

noun
he·​ma·​cy·​tom·​e·​ter
variants: or chiefly British haemacytometer \ˌhē-​mə-​sī-​ˈtäm-​ət-​ər \

Medical Definition of hemacytometer 

: an instrument for counting blood cells

called also erythrocytometer, hemocytometer

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