B-lymphocyte(redirected from B-lymphocytes)
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B lymphocytealso B-lym·pho·cyte (bē′lĭm′fə-sīt′)
See B cell.
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(Biochemistry) a type of lymphocyte, originating in bone marrow, that produces antibodies. Also called: B-cell See also T-lymphocyte
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