thrombocyte

noun
throm·​bo·​cyte | \ ˈthräm-bə-ˌsīt How to pronounce thrombocyte (audio) \

Definition of thrombocyte

: platelet also : a cell with a similar clotting function

Other Words from thrombocyte

thrombocytic \ ˌthräm-​bə-​ˈsi-​tik How to pronounce thrombocytic (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of thrombocyte

1893, in the meaning defined above

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thrombocyte

noun
throm·​bo·​cyte | \ -bə-ˌsīt How to pronounce thrombocyte (audio) \

Medical Definition of thrombocyte

Other Words from thrombocyte

thrombocytic \ ˌthräm-​bə-​ˈsit-​ik How to pronounce thrombocytic (audio) \ adjective

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