leukocytoblast

noun
leu·​ko·​cy·​to·​blast
variants: or chiefly British leucocytoblast \ ˈlükəˌsītəˌblast , ˌ⸗⸗ˈ⸗⸗ˌ⸗ \

Definition of leukocytoblast

: a cellular precursor of a white blood cell — compare lymphoblast, myeloblast

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Other Words from leukocytoblast

leukocytoblastic or chiefly British leucocytoblastic \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗⸗¦blastik \ adjective

History and Etymology for leukocytoblast

leukocyt- + -blast

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“Leukocytoblast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leukocytoblast. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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