Meaning of “red blood cell” in the English Dictionary

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"red blood cell" in British English

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red blood cellnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌred ˈblʌd ˌsel/ us /ˌred ˈblʌd ˌsel/ also red corpuscle

(Definition of “red blood cell” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"red blood cell" in American English

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red blood cellnoun [ C ]

us /ˈred ˈblʌd ˌsel/

biology any of the cells that carry oxygen around the body

(Definition of “red blood cell” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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