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Macrophage meaning
[mak-ruh-feyj]
Definitions of macrophage is:
  • noun macrophage
    a large white blood cell, occurring principally in connective tissue and in the bloodstream, that ingests foreign particles and infectious microorganisms by phagocytosis.
  • noun macrophage
    A large phagocytic cell found in stationary form in the tissues or as a mobile white blood cell, especially at sites of infection.
  • noun macrophage
    any large phagocytic cell occurring in the blood, lymph, and connective tissue of vertebrates