haemocyte


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haemocyte

An older, nonspecific term for any cell either native to the circulation or found therein.

he·mo·cyte

(hē'mō-sīt)
Any cell or formed element of the blood.
Synonym(s): haemocyte.
[hemo- + G. kytos, a hollow (cell)]

haemocyte

an invertebrate blood cell.

he·mo·cyte

(hē'mō-sīt)
Any cell or formed element of the blood.
Synonym(s): haemocyte.
[hemo- + G. kytos, a hollow (cell)]
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