white blood cell(redirected from leucocyte, leukocyte)
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white blood cell:see bloodblood,
fluid pumped by the heart that circulates throughout the body via the arteries, veins, and capillaries (see circulatory system; heart). An adult male of average size normally has about 6 quarts (5.6 liters) of blood.
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white blood cell[′wīt ′bləd ‚sel]
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