throm·​bo·​cy·​to·​poi·​e·​sis ˌthräm-bə-ˌsīt-ə-ˌpȯi-ˈē-səs How to pronounce thrombocytopoiesis (audio)
plural thrombocytopoieses -ˌsēz How to pronounce thrombocytopoiesis (audio)
: the production of blood platelets from megakaryocytes typically in the bone marrow

Dictionary Entries Near thrombocytopoiesis

Cite this Entry

“Thrombocytopoiesis.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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