trephocyte

noun
treph·o·cyte | \ ˈtrefəˌsīt \
plural -s

Definition of trephocyte 

: a blood cell found in many invertebrates and concerned primarily with the transport of substances between the body cells

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History and Etymology for trephocyte

International Scientific Vocabulary treph- (from Greek trephein to nourish) + -o- + -cyte

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