leukemoid

adjective
leu·ke·moid | \lü-ˈkē-ˌmȯid \

Definition of leukemoid 

: resembling leukemia but not involving the same changes in the blood-forming organs

First Known Use of leukemoid

1926, in the meaning defined above

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leukemoid

adjective
leu·ke·moid
variants: or chiefly British leukaemoid \lü-ˈkē-mȯid \

Medical Definition of leukemoid 

: resembling leukemia but not involving the same changes in the blood-forming organs a leukemoid reaction in malaria

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