phagocytize

verb phago·cy·tize \ ˈfa-gə-sə-ˌtīz , -ˌsī- \

Definition of phagocytize

phagocytized; phagocytizing

First Known Use of phagocytize

1913

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phagocytize

transitive verb phago·cy·tize
variants: also British phagocytise \ˈfag-ō-sə-ˌtīz, ˈfag-ə-, -ˌsīt-ˌīz\

medical Definition of phagocytize

phagocytized also British phagocytised; phagocytizing also British phagocytising

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