Synonyms
Etymology

1. leukemia

noun. ['luːˈkiːmiːə'] malignant neoplasm of blood-forming tissues; characterized by abnormal proliferation of leukocytes; one of the four major types of cancer.

Synonyms

  • leukaemia
  • histiocytic leukemia
  • monocytic leukemia
  • histiocytic leukaemia
  • cancer of the blood
  • chronic leukemia
  • granulocytic leukemia
  • myeloblastic leukemia
  • cancer
  • monoblastic leukaemia
  • lymphocytic leukemia
  • monoblastic leukemia
  • myelocytic leukemia
  • acute leukemia
  • malignant neoplastic disease
  • leucaemia

Etymology

  • Leukämie (German)

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Words that Rhyme with Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

  • hypoglycemia
  • academia
  • jeremia
  • euphemia
  • bulemia
  • bohemia
  • uremia
  • geremia
  • anemia
  • femia

Example sentences of the word chronic-lymphocytic-leukemia


1. Noun Phrase
Acute and chronic lymphocytic leukemias arise from cancerous cells in the bone marrow.

2. Noun Phrase
Chronic nasal congestion has many causes, ranging from allergies to something as serious as chronic lymphocytic leukemia.

3. Noun Phrase
Although rare, chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) can be a serious cause of chronic nasal congestion.

2. chronic

adjective. ['ˈkrɑːnɪk'] being long-lasting and recurrent or characterized by long suffering.

Antonyms

  • unusualness

3. chronic

adjective. ['ˈkrɑːnɪk'] habitual.

Synonyms

  • inveterate

Antonyms

  • uncommon
  • strange

4. chronic

adjective. ['ˈkrɑːnɪk'] of long duration.

Synonyms

  • long

Antonyms

  • discontinued
  • improvident
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