acanthrocyte
Obsolete term for acanthocyte.

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acan·thro·cyte (ə-kanґthro-sīt) acanthocyte.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • acanthrocyte — n. obs. var. *acanthocyte n …   Useful english dictionary

  • acanthocyte — An erythrocyte characterized by multiple spiny cytoplasmic projections, as in acanthocytosis. [acantho + G. kytos, cell] * * * acan·tho·cyte ə kan(t) thə .sīt n an abnormal red blood cell having variously shaped protoplasmic projections * * *… …   Medical dictionary

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