microcyte

noun
mi·cro·cyte | \ ˈmī-krə-ˌsīt \

Definition of microcyte 

: a small red blood cell present especially in some anemias

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microcytic \ˌmī-krə-ˈsi-tik \ adjective

First Known Use of microcyte

1876, in the meaning defined above

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microcyte

noun
mi·cro·cyte | \ ˈmī-krə-ˌsīt \

Medical Definition of microcyte 

: an abnormally small red blood cell present especially in some anemias

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