hemocytoblast

noun
he·​mo·​cy·​to·​blast
variants: or chiefly British haemocytoblast \ ˌhē-​mə-​ˈsīt-​ə-​ˌblast How to pronounce hemocytoblast (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemocytoblast

: a stem cell for blood-cellular elements especially : one considered competent to produce all types of blood cell

called also lymphoidocyte

Other Words from hemocytoblast

hemocytoblastic or chiefly British haemocytoblastic \ -​ˌsīt-​ə-​ˈblast-​ik How to pronounce hemocytoblast (audio) \ adjective

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“Hemocytoblast.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemocytoblast. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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