leuk-

combining form
variants: or

leuko-

Definition of leuk-

  1. 1 :  white :  colorless :  weakly colored leukocyte leukorrhea

  2. 2 :  leukocyte leukemia

  3. 3 :  white matter of the brain leukotomy

Origin and Etymology of leuk-

New Latin leuc-, leuco-, from Greek leuk-, leuko-, from leukos — more at light


Medical Dictionary

leuk-

combining form
variants: or

leuko-

or chiefly British

leuc-

or

leuco-

Medical Definition of leuk-

  1. 1:  white :  colorless :  weakly colored leukocyte leukorrhea

  2. 2:  leukocyte leukemia

  3. 3:  white matter of the brain leukoencephalitis


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