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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 Leukemia

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  • uremia
  • geremia
  • anemia
  • femia

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A common misspelling of leukemia is lukemia

Example sentences of the word leukemia


1. Noun, singular or mass
Some of the shots your vet might suggest protect her against things like bordetella and feline leukemia virus.

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