leukosis

noun
leu·​ko·​sis | \ lü-ˈkō-səs How to pronounce leukosis (audio) \
plural leukoses\ lü-​ˈkō-​ˌsēz How to pronounce leukoses (audio) \

Definition of leukosis

: leukemia especially : any of various leukemic diseases of poultry

First Known Use of leukosis

1922, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for leukosis

New Latin

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leukosis

noun
leu·​ko·​sis
variants: or chiefly British leucosis \ lü-​ˈkō-​səs How to pronounce leucosis (audio) \
plural leukoses or chiefly British leucoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce leucoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of leukosis

: leukemia especially : any of various leukemic diseases of poultry

Other Words from leukosis

leukotic or chiefly British leucotic \ -​ˈkät-​ik How to pronounce leucotic (audio) \ adjective

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