noun. ['ˈluːkəˌsaɪt'] blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system.
- free phagocyte
- white blood corpuscle
- blood cell
- lymph cell
- blood corpuscle
- white blood cell
- white cell
- white corpuscle
Words that Rhyme with Leukocyte
Example sentences of the word leukocyte
Tilgner notes that ligustrum may be able to help elevate your leukocyte numbers following radiation therapy or chemotherapy.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Treatment for children who have high leukocyte esterase in the urine can begin immediately 3.