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WBC

abbr.
white blood cell

WBC

abbreviation for
(Boxing) World Boxing Council
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.WBC - blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungiWBC - blood cells that engulf and digest bacteria and fungi; an important part of the body's defense system
myelocyte - an immature leukocyte normally found in bone marrow
myeloblast - a precursor of leukocytes that normally occurs only in bone marrow
blood cell, blood corpuscle, corpuscle - either of two types of cells (erythrocytes and leukocytes) and sometimes including platelets
free phagocyte - a phagocyte that circulates in the blood
lymph cell, lymphocyte - an agranulocytic leukocyte that normally makes up a quarter of the white blood cell count but increases in the presence of infection
granulocyte - a leukocyte that has granules in its cytoplasm
monocyte - a type of granular leukocyte that functions in the ingestion of bacteria
basophil, basophile - a leukocyte with basophilic granules easily stained by basic stains
neutrophil, neutrophile - the chief phagocytic leukocyte; stains with either basic or acid dyes
eosinophil, eosinophile - a leukocyte readily stained with eosin
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Corrected WBC = Uncorrected WBC minus Total Cellular Interference
But Tuesday, Arum was informed via telephone that the WBC was making Morales-Pacquiao a title elimination fight, with the winner earning a shot at Barrera.
After 6 months, if WBC counts and ANCs have been acceptable (defined as a WBC greater than or equal to 3,500/m[m.
The monitoring schedule has been changed once before: In 1998, the schedule was changed to allow a reduction in testing WBC counts to every 2 weeks after 6 months, in patients whose WBC counts were maintained at acceptable levels during the first 6 months of weekly testing.
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Ms Willmott, a former managing director of the Royal Mail, has reportedly called in her lawyers, claiming that Kleeneze had agreed to sell WBC to her.
The Hamiltons were appearing in The Rocky Horror Show at the Birmingham Hippodrome, but before they left they met up with WBC Bid Director Stuart Linnell who explained WBC's plans for a new all-speech radio station in the West Midlands.
The WBC heavyweight champion pulled out of a proposed defence against Vitali in April in favour of a June date with Mike Tyson.
WBC president Jose Sulaiman said, "The WBC ratifies Mike Tyson as the official challenger for heavyweight world champion Lennox Lewis.
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Lewis received pounds 4million and a promise he would fight for the WBC belt for agreeing to step aside and allow Tyson to fight WBA champion Bruce Seldon in Las Vegas on July 13.