amebocyte[ə mē′bō sīt′, -bə-]
amebocyte definition by Webster's New World
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any cell capable of moving like an amoeba, esp. one that floats freely in the blood or other body fluids, such as a white blood corpuscle
amebocyte definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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Variant of amoebocyte.
amebocyte - Medical Definition
- An ameboid cell, such as a white blood cell.
- A blood cell in an in vitro tissue culture.