hemophagocyte

noun
he·​mo·​phagocyte | \ ¦hēmō, ¦hemō+ \

Definition of hemophagocyte

1 : hemophage
2 : a phagocytic cell of the bloodstream

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Other Words from hemophagocyte

hemophagocytic \ "+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for hemophagocyte

hem- + phagocyte

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“Hemophagocyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hemophagocyte. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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