Definition of Leucemia
1. leukemia [n -S] : LEUCEMIC [adj] - See also: leukemia
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Literary usage of Leucemia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Transactions of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists by American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (1921)
"leucemia is usually classified in four types which are determined by fairly well ... These four types are designed as acute and chronic lymphatic leucemia, ..."
2. A Layman's Handbook of Medicine: With Special Reference to Social Workers by Richard Clarke Cabot (1916)
"leucemia is a rare disease, invariably fatal, characterized by an enormous ... Anemia means too few red cells: leucemia (literally "white blood") means too ..."