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English definition of “neutrophil”


noun [C] uk   /ˈnjuː.trə.fɪl/ us    /ˈnuː.trə.fɪl/ specialized
a type of white blood cell that helps to destroy harmful substances in the body and therefore protect the body from diseaseThe circulatory system and blood
(Definition of neutrophil from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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