Synonyms

1. phagocyte

noun. ['ˈfægəˌsaɪt'] a cell that engulfs and digests debris and invading microorganisms.

Synonyms

  • somatic cell
  • macrophage
  • scavenger cell
  • vegetative cell
  • fixed phagocyte

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Words that Rhyme with Phagocyte

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  • anthracite
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  • foresight
  • granulocyte
  • gravesite
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Example sentences of the word phagocyte


1. Noun, singular or mass
Monocytes give rise to macrophages, which are another type of phagocyte.

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