A colorless cell. [G. a- priv. + chroa, color, + kytos, a hollow (cell)]

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achroa·cyte (')ā-'krō-ə-.sīt n a colorless cell specif LYMPHOCYTE

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • achroacyte — n. [Gr. a, without; chroa, colored; kytos, container] A colorless cell; a lymphocyte …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • achroacyte — achroa·cyte …   English syllables

  • achroacyte — (ˈ)āˈkrōəˌsīt noun ( s) Etymology: a (II) + Greek chroa color + English cyte anatomy : a colorless cell; specifically : lymp …   Useful english dictionary

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