leukocytolysis

noun

leu·​ko·​cy·​tol·​y·​sis
ˌlükəˌsīˈtäləsə̇s
plural leukocytolyses
-əˌsēz
: destruction of white blood cells
leukocytolytic
¦⸗⸗+
adjective

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from leukocyt- + -lysis

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“Leukocytolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leukocytolysis. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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