pheresis

noun
phe·​re·​sis | \ fə-ˈrē-səs How to pronounce pheresis (audio) \
plural phereses\ fə-​ˈrē-​ˌsēz How to pronounce phereses (audio) \

Definition of pheresis

First Known Use of pheresis

1975, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pheresis

probably back-formation from plasmapheresis

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“Pheresis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pheresis. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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pheresis

noun
phe·​re·​sis | \ fə-ˈrē-səs How to pronounce pheresis (audio) \
plural phereses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce phereses (audio) \

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