granulocyte

Definitions of granulocyte
1

n a leukocyte that has granules in its cytoplasm

Type of:
WBC, leucocyte, leukocyte, white blood cell, white blood corpuscle, white cell, white corpuscle
blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system

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