leukocytic
Pertaining to or characterized by leukocytes. SYN: leukocytal.

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leu·ko·cyt·ic or chiefly Brit leu·co·cyt·ic .lü-kə-'sit-ik adj
1) of, relating to, or involving leukocytes
2) characterized by an excess of leukocytes

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • leukocytic — /lukəˈsɪtɪk/ (say loohkuh sitik) adjective 1. relating to leukocytes. 2. characterised by an excess of leukocytes …   Australian English dictionary

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  • leukocyte — leukocytic /looh keuh sit ik/, adj. /looh keuh sit /, n. Immunol. See white blood cell. Also, leucocyte. [1865 70; LEUKO + CYTE] * * * or white blood cell or white corpuscle Any of several types of blood cells that help defend the body from …   Universalium

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