phagocytose

verb phago·cy·tose \ ˈfa-gə-sə-ˌtōs , -sī- , -ˌtōz \

Definition of phagocytose

phagocytosed; phagocytosing
: to consume by phagocytosis

Origin and Etymology of phagocytose

back-formation from phagocytosis


Medical Dictionary

phagocytose

transitive verb phago·cy·tose \ -ˌtōs, -ˌtōz \

medical Definition of phagocytose

phagocytosed; phagocytosing
: to consume by phagocytosis

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