Definition of Achromocyte

1. Noun. achromacyte ¹



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Medical Definition of Achromocyte

1. A hypochromic, crescent-shaped erythrocyte, probably resulting from artifactual rupture of a red cell with loss of haemoglobin. Synonym: achromacyte, achromatocyte, ghost corpuscle, phantom corpuscle, Ponfick's shadow, shadow corpuscle, shadow, Traube's corpuscle. Origin: G. A-priv. + chroma, colour, + kytos, hollow (cell) (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Achromocyte

achromatophil
achromatophilia
achromatopia
achromatopias
achromatopsy
achromatosis
achromatous
achromats
achromaturia
achromia parasitica
achromia unguium
achromias
achromic
achromocyte (current term)
achromoderma
achromophil
achromophilic
achromotrichia
achromous
achronal
achronality
achronic
achronological
achronologically
achroodextrin
achroous
achs
achy

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