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white blood cellnoun [C]

uk   us   (also white corpuscle)
a ​cell in the ​blood that has no ​redcolour and is ​involved in the ​fight against ​infection
(Definition of white blood cell from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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white blood cellnoun [C]

 /ˈhwɑɪt ˈblʌd ˌsel, ˈwɑɪt/
biology a cell in the blood that has no ​redcolor and is ​involved in ​fightinginfection
(Definition of white blood cell from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “white blood cell”
in Chinese (Simplified) 白细胞,白血球…
in Chinese (Traditional) 白細胞,白血球…
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