Meaning of “phagocyte” in the English Dictionary


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phagocytenoun [ C ]


biology a cell that gets rid of bacteria and other cells that cause harm by absorbing them

(Definition of “phagocyte” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)