Haematoblast
Haematoblast H[ae]m"a*to*blast (-bl[a^]st`), n. [H[ae]mato- + -blast.] (Anat.) One of the very minute, disk-shaped bodies found in blood with the ordinary red corpuscles and white corpuscles; a third kind of blood corpuscle, supposed by some to be an early stage in the development of the red corpuscles; -- called also {blood plaque}, and {blood plate}. [1913 Webster]

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  • haematoblast — haeˈmatoblast noun (Gr blastos a germ) a blood platelet • • • Main Entry: ↑haem …   Useful english dictionary

  • blood plaque — Haematoblast H[ae]m a*to*blast ( bl[a^]st ), n. [H[ae]mato + blast.] (Anat.) One of the very minute, disk shaped bodies found in blood with the ordinary red corpuscles and white corpuscles; a third kind of blood corpuscle, supposed by some to be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blood plate — Haematoblast H[ae]m a*to*blast ( bl[a^]st ), n. [H[ae]mato + blast.] (Anat.) One of the very minute, disk shaped bodies found in blood with the ordinary red corpuscles and white corpuscles; a third kind of blood corpuscle, supposed by some to be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hack — hak vi to cough in a short dry manner hack n a short dry cough Each boldface word in the list below is a chiefly British variant of the word to its right in small capitals. haem HEME haemacytometer HEMACYTOMETER haemadsorbing HEMADSORBING… …   Medical dictionary

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