myeloblast

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noun my·e·lo·blast \ˈmī-ə-lə-ˌblast\

Definition of myeloblast

  1. :  a large mononuclear nongranular bone-marrow cell; especially :  one that is a precursor of a myelocyte

myeloblastic

play \ˌmī-ə-lə-ˈblas-tik\ adjective

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myeloblast

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noun my·e·lo·blast \ˈmī-ə-lə-ˌblast\

Medical Definition of myeloblast

  1. :  a large mononuclear nongranular bone marrow cell; especially :  one that is a precursor of a myelocyte—compare leukoblast

myeloblastic

\ˌmī-ə-lə-ˈblas-tik\play adjective

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