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ghost

(gōst),
A hemoglobin-depleted erythrocyte that has also lost most, if not all, of its internal proteins.

ghost

(gōst) a faint or shadowy figure lacking the customary substance of reality.
red cell ghost  an erythrocyte membrane that remains intact after hemolysis.

ghost

(gōst)
n.
Physiology A red blood cell having no hemoglobin.
Drug slang A regional term for LSD
Haematology Ghost cell The pale membrane of an haemoglobin-depleted red cell, which is virtually identical to all other cell membranes, and is thus used to study cell membrane structure and function
Medical journalism A person involved in research or in writing a paper who doesn’t receive proper credit or acknowledgement in any form
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Jeffers called to RD when the little man was equidistant between the porch and the road: "If you see them haints, send them my way.
I couldn't tell if they were actual haints or an exorcism.
National Tax Training School has been in operation for 53 years and was owned and operated by the family of Morgan Haints President, Samuel Eisenberg.
Pwrpas y swyn oedd trin pobl oedd wedi'u gwenwyno ac i drin haint drwy ddefnyddio'r naw perlysieuyn.
Any moment can come back from the past, and from the dead, like a haint," Zu-Zu Girl whispers to herself.
Ym mis Hydref eleni, cadarnhawyd fod nifer fach o goed ynn yn dioddef o'r haint nad oedd ag unrhyw gysylltiad a choed o feithrinfa.
Ac mi fyddai'r hen Gabriel yn cael haint pe gwyddai ein bod bnawn Mawrth ynyCylch Darllen yn trafod drama o'r enw Iesu gan Aled Jones Williams oherwydd yn y ddrama merch yw Iesu.
Collwyd canran uchel o wenynfeydd drwy haint ac afiechyd sef varroa a CCD (Colony Collapse Disorder).
The first allusion to Sethe's tree comes in the form of a question by Paul D after Sethe has laconically announced," `I got a tree on my back and a haint in my house .
Erbyn heddiw mae gwyddonwyr yn tybio fod yr arogleuon yma'n rhan o system amddiffyn y planhigion rhag haint a'r adar a'r anifeiliaid sy'n eu bwyta.
Gellir dadlau hefyd mai'r gwartheg sy'n gyfrifol am drosglwyddo'r haint i'r moch daear ac anifeiliaid eraill.
Dwi'n genfigennus iawn o bobl yr Iseldiroedd, sy'n gallu beicio i bob man heb gael haint bob tro mae 'na lori neu lembo'n tynnu cwch neu garafan yn eu pasio.