Definitions for Leukocyteˈlu kəˌsaɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

leu•ko•cyteˈlu kəˌsaɪt(n.)

or leu•co•cyte

  1. Category: Immunology

    Ref: white blood cell.

Origin of leukocyte:

1865–70

leu`ko•cyt′ic-ˈsɪt ɪk(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. leukocyte, leucocyte, white blood cell, white cell, white blood corpuscle, white corpuscle, WBC(noun)

    blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system

Wiktionary

  1. leukocyte(Noun)

    A white blood cell.

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