hepatocyte

noun he·pa·to·cyte \ hi-ˈpa-tə-ˌsīt , ˈhe-pə-tə- \

Definition of hepatocyte

:an epithelial parenchymatous cell of the liver

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First Known Use of hepatocyte

1965


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hepatocyte

noun he·pa·to·cyte \ hi-ˈpat-ə-ˌsīt , ˈhep-ət-ə- \

medical Definition of hepatocyte

:any of the polygonal epithelial parenchymatous cells of the liver that secrete bile called also hepatic cell, liver cell

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