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red blood cell

Syllabification: red blood cell

Definition of red blood cell in English:

noun

Less technical term for erythrocyte.
Example sentences
  • Blood is made up of plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets.
  • The bone marrow is also able to make other types of blood cells, such as red blood cells and platelets.
  • Transfusions of packed red blood cells and platelets were used to treat pancytopenia.

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