Definition of thrombocyte in English:


Syllabification: throm·bo·cyte
Pronunciation: /ˈTHrämbəˌsīt


  • another term for platelet.
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    • 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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