The presence of numbers of polynuclear, or multinuclear, cells in the peripheral blood. SYN: multinucleosis.

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poly·nu·cle·o·sis -.n(y)ü-klē-'ō-səs n, pl -o·ses -.sēz the presence of an excess of polymorphonuclear leukocytes (as in the circulating blood)

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