myelocyte

noun my·e·lo·cyte \ ˈmī-ə-lə-ˌsīt \

Definition of myelocyte

: a bone-marrow cell; especially : a motile cell with cytoplasmic granules that gives rise to the granulocytes of the blood and occurs abnormally in the circulating blood (as in myelogenous leukemia)

myelocytic

play \ˌmī-ə-lə-ˈsi-tik\ adjective

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myelocyte

noun my·e·lo·cyte \ ˈmī-ə-lə-ˌsīt \

medical Definition of myelocyte

: a bone marrow cell; especially : a motile cell with cytoplasmic granules that gives rise to the blood granulocytes and occurs abnormally in the circulating blood (as in myelogenous leukemia)

myelocytic

play \ˌmī-ə-lə-ˈsit-ik\ adjective

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