monocyte

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from German Monozyt

Noun[edit]

monocyte (plural monocytes)

  1. (immunology, cytology) A type of blood leukocyte that differentiates into a macrophage.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of mono(nucléaire) +‎ (leuco)cyte

Noun[edit]

monocyte m (plural monocytes)

  1. (cytology) monocyte

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Noun[edit]

monocyte m

  1. vocative singular of monocytus