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n. pl. mac·ro·cy·to·ses (-sēz)
The presence of macrocytes in the blood.

mac′ro·cy·tot′ic (-tŏt′ĭk) adj.


(Pathology) pathol the presence in the blood of macrocytes
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Noun1.macrocytosis - the presence of macrocytes in the bloodmacrocytosis - the presence of macrocytes in the blood
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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