an abnormally small red blood corpuscle, occurring esp. in certain types of anemia
Origin of microcytemicro- + -cyte
An abnormally small red blood cell that is less than five microns in diameter and may occur in certain forms of anemia.
Origin of microcytemicro– + (erythro)cyte.
- an unusually small red blood cell found in some forms of anemia
micro- +"Ž -cyte