What does system of macrophages mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term system of macrophages:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mononuclear phagocyte system, MPS, system of macrophages(noun)

    a widely distributed system of free and fixed macrophages derived from bone marrow


  1. system of macrophages

    A system of macrophages refers to a collective group of cells, called macrophages, distributed throughout the body. As part of the immune system, macrophages play a vital role in protecting the body against pathogens. They are a type of phagocyte that effectively engulf and digest cellular debris, foreign substances, microbes, and cancer cells in a process called phagocytosis. The system of macrophages includes all the activities and functions of these cells, functioning both in organ-specific and systemic immunity.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of system of macrophages in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of system of macrophages in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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