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Any of a group of white blood cells having granules in the cytoplasm. Neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils are granulocytes.
gran′u·lo·cyt′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
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gran•u•lo•cyte(ˈgræn yə loʊˌsaɪt)
a circulating white blood cell having prominent granules in the cytoplasm.
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Any of various white blood cells that contain granular material in the cytoplasm and are important in the body's defense against infection. Granulocytes are the most numerous of the white blood cells in humans.
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|Noun||1.||granulocyte - a leukocyte that has granules in its cytoplasm|
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n. granulocito, leucocito que contiene gránulos.
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