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thrombocytopoiesis

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noun throm·bo·cy·to·poi·e·sis \ ˌthräm-bə-ˌsīt-ə-ˌpȯi-ˈē-səs \

medical Definition of thrombocytopoiesis

plural thrombocytopoieses play \-ˌsēz\
:the production of blood platelets from megakaryocytes typically in the bone marrow

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