Medical Dictionary

hemocytoblast

noun he·mo·cy·to·blast
variants: or chiefly British

haemocytoblast

\ˌhē-mə-ˈsīt-ə-ˌblast\play

Medical Definition of hemocytoblast

  1. :  a stem cell for blood-cellular elements; especially :  one considered competent to produce all types of blood cell—called also lymphoidocyte

hemocytoblastic

or chiefly British

haemocytoblastic

\-ˌsīt-ə-ˈblast-ik\play adjective

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up hemocytoblast? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

the point at which something begins

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!