thymocyte


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thy·mo·cyte

 (thī′mə-sīt′)
n.
A lymphocyte that derives from the thymus and is the precursor of a T cell.

thymocyte

(ˈθaɪməsaɪt)
n
(Physiology) a lymphocyte found in the thymus

thy•mo•cyte

(ˈθaɪ məˌsaɪt)

n.
a cell that develops in the thymus and is the precursor of T cells.
[1920–25; thym (us) + -o- + -cyte]
Translations

thy·mo·cyte

n. timocito, linfocito que se origina en el timo.
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