Definition of thrombocyte in English:

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thrombocyte

Pronunciation: /ˈθrɒmbə(ʊ)sʌɪt/

noun

Another term for platelet.
Example sentences
  • Leukocytes were classified as lymphocytes, thrombocytes, granulocytes and monocytes, and percentages of cell types were calculated.
  • In general, two to six blood platelets or thrombocytes are seen in an oil immersion field, but their distribution is variable and they may appear in large clumps.
  • The erythrocytes were allowed to settle for 1 h, and the plasma, leukocytes and thrombocytes were separated by aspirating the supernatant.

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