leukopoiesis

noun leu·ko·poi·e·sis \ ˌlü-kō-pȯi-ˈē-səs \

Definition of leukopoiesis

: the formation of white blood cells

leukopoietic

play \ˌlü-kō-pȯi-ˈe-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of leukopoiesis

New Latin


Medical Dictionary

leukopoiesis

noun leu·ko·poi·e·sis
variants: or chiefly British leucopoiesis play \-pȯi-ˈē-səs\

medical Definition of leukopoiesis

plural leukopoieses play \-ˌsēz\
: the formation of white blood cells called also leukocytogenesis

leukopoietic

or chiefly British leucopoietic play \-ˈet-ik\ adjective

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