erythrophagocytosis

noun
eryth·​ro·​phago·​cy·​to·​sis | \ -ˌfag-ə-sə-ˈtō-səs, -ˌsī- How to pronounce erythrophagocytosis (audio) \
plural erythrophagocytoses\ -​ˈtō-​ˌsēz How to pronounce erythrophagocytoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of erythrophagocytosis

: phagocytosis of red blood cells especially by macrophages

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“Erythrophagocytosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/erythrophagocytosis. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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