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1. See platelet.
2. A nucleated, spindle-shaped cell of nonmammalian vertebrates that promotes blood clotting.
throm′bo·cyt′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
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(Physiology) another name for platelet
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2. one of the minute, nucleate cells that aid coagulation in the blood of those vertebrates that do not have blood platelets.
throm`bo•cyt′ic, (-ˈsɪt ɪk) adj.
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|Noun||1.||thrombocyte - tiny bits of protoplasm found in vertebrate blood; essential for blood clotting|
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n. trombocito, plaqueta.
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