thymocyte

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noun thy·mo·cyte \ˈthī-mə-ˌsīt\

Definition of thymocyte

  1. :  a cell of the thymus; especially :  a thymic lymphocyte

Origin and Etymology of thymocyte

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1923


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thymocyte

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noun thy·mo·cyte \ˈthī-mə-ˌsīt\

Medical Definition of thymocyte

  1. :  a cell of the thymus; especially :  a thymic lymphocyte


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