leukosis

noun
leu·​ko·​sis | \ lü-ˈkō-səs \
plural leukoses\ lü-​ˈkō-​ˌsēz \

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 \
plural leukoses or chiefly British -coses\ -​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of leukosis

: leukemia especially : any of various leukemic diseases of poultry

Other Words from leukosis

leukotic or chiefly British leucotic \ -​ˈkät-​ik \ adjective

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