sickle cell

noun

Definition of sickle cell

  1. :  an abnormal red blood cell of crescent shape

First Known Use of sickle cell

circa 1923


Medical Dictionary

sickle cell

noun

Medical Definition of sickle cell

  1. 1:  an abnormal red blood cell of crescent shape

  2. 2:  a condition characterized by sickle cells :  sickle cell anemia, sickle-cell trait

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