hematopoietic system(redirected from haematopoietic system)
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Related to haematopoietic system: Hematopoietic Organs
The bodily system involved in the production and maturation of red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets, consisting in adult mammals of the bone marrow, thymus, lymph nodes, and other lymphoid organs and tissues.
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