abnormally large red blood cell (associated with pernicious anemia)
A megalocyte is a large abnormal red blood cell typically associated with certain types of anemia, such as megaloblastic anemia or pernicious anemia. This type of cell is usually larger than normal red blood cells.
a large, flattened corpuscle, twice the diameter of the ordinary red corpuscle, found in considerable numbers in the blood in profound anaemia
Origin: [Megalo- + Gr. a hollow vessel.]
The numerical value of megalocyte in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of megalocyte in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7