Synonyms

1. leukocyte

noun. ['ˈluːkəˌsaɪt'] blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system.

Synonyms

  • free phagocyte
  • WBC
  • white blood corpuscle
  • blood cell
  • basophil
  • leucocyte
  • basophile
  • lymphocyte
  • monocyte
  • eosinophil
  • granulocyte
  • myelocyte
  • lymph cell
  • blood corpuscle
  • white blood cell
  • eosinophile
  • white cell
  • neutrophile
  • white corpuscle
  • myeloblast
  • neutrophil

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Words that Rhyme with Leukocyte

  • andesite
  • anthracite
  • brucite
  • calcite
  • eyesight
  • felicite
  • foresight
  • granulocyte
  • gravesite
  • hindsight
  • hindsight
  • hussite
  • insight
  • lucite
  • lymphocyte
  • magnesite
  • oversight
  • parasite
  • phagocyte
  • plebiscite

Example sentences of the word leukocyte


1. Adjective
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.

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