- SYN: premonocyte.
* * *pro·mono·cyte -'män-ə-.sīt n a cell in an intermediate stage of development between a monoblast and a monocyte
* * *pro·mono·cyte (pro-monґo-sīt) a precursor in the monocytic series, being a cell intermediate in development between the monoblast and monocyte.
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promonocyte — pro·monocyte … English syllables
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