n. [Gr. a, without; chroa, colored; kytos, container]
A colorless cell; a lymphocyte.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • achroacyte — A colorless cell. [G. a priv. + chroa, color, + kytos, a hollow (cell)] * * * achroa·cyte ( )ā krō ə .sīt n a colorless cell specif LYMPHOCYTE …   Medical dictionary

  • achroacyte — achroa·cyte …   English syllables

  • achroacyte — (ˈ)āˈkrōəˌsīt noun ( s) Etymology: a (II) + Greek chroa color + English cyte anatomy : a colorless cell; specifically : lymp …   Useful english dictionary

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