microcyte

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noun mi·cro·cyte \ ˈmī-krə-ˌsīt \

Definition of microcyte

:a small red blood cell present especially in some anemias

microcytic

play \ˌmī-krə-ˈsi-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of microcyte

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microcyte

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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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