oncocyte

noun
on·​co·​cyte
variants: also onkocyte \ ˈäŋ-​kō-​ˌsīt How to pronounce oncocyte (audio) \

Medical Definition of oncocyte

: an acidophilic granular cell especially of the parotid gland

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“Oncocyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oncocyte. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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