leuko-


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leuko-

, leuk- (lū'kō, lūk),
White; white blood cells. For some words beginning thus, see leuc- and leuco-.
[G. leukos, white]

leuko-, leuco-

prefix meaning "white corpuscle or white": leukocytopenia, leukocytosis.

leuko-

, leuk-
Combining forms meaning white; white blood cells. For some words beginning this way, see leuc- and leuco-.
[G. leukos, white]

leuko-

Combining form meaning white; white blood cells.
[G. leukos, white]
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