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erythrocyte

e·ryth·ro·cyte

erythrocyte

pronunciation:
rI thr saIt
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part of speech: noun
definition: one of the disk-shaped red blood cells that carry hemoglobin and give blood its color.
derivation: erythrocytic (adj.)
Word Parts
The word erythrocyte contains the following parts:
erythr, erythro Greek root that means red
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