killer cell(redirected from Killer cells)
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Any of various lymphocytes, such as cytotoxic T lymphocytes and natural killer cells, that kill infected or malignant cells.
(Pathology) a type of white blood cell that is able to kill cells, such as cancer cells and cells infected with viruses
any of several types of lymphocyte or leukocyte capable of destroying cells that have acquired foreign characteristics.
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|Noun||1.||killer cell - T cell with CD8 receptor that recognizes antigens on the surface of a virus-infected cell and binds to the infected cell and kill it|
n. linfocito citolítico o linfocito citocida.