nevocyte

nevocyte

 [ne″vo-sīt]
nevus cell.

ne·vus cell

the cell of a pigmented cutaneous nevus that differs from a normal melanocyte in that it lacks dendrites.
Synonym(s): nevocyte

nevocyte

/ne·vo·cyte/ (ne´vo-sīt) nevus cell.nevocyt´ic
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In the halo pattern, many lymphocytes are associated with the nevocytes.