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Definition of the noun akaryocyte

What does akaryocyte mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a cell without a nucleus (as an erythrocyte)
    • lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
    • synonyms of akaryocyte: acaryote / akaryote
    • more generic word: cell = the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms


Akaryocyte: Akaryocytes, also known as akaryotes or acaryotes, are cells without a nucleus. The most common type of akaryocytes are red blood cells. The name is derived from the Greek prefix "a-", meaning "without" and the Greek "karyo-", meaning "nut" or "kernel".

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Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Akaryocyte A cell without a nucleus. Akaryote See akaryocyte. AK-Chlor A trade name for chloramphenical, an antibiotic that inhibits bacterial protein synthesis. AK-Con A trade name for naphazoline hydrochloride, used as an ophthalmic ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Podiatry and Foot Science (2009)

by Jean Mooney

akaryocyte non-nucleated cell, e.g. erythrocyte Akin procedure excision of a medial wedge of bone from the hallux proximal phalanx to correct hallux phalangeus ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2009)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

Diminished enzyme activity - Slowed reflexes - Decreased sensory receptors for temperature, pain, and tactile discrimination - Weakening of interneuron connections - Increased response time - Chronic hypoxia akaryocyte /aker'é~asit' / [Gk, ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2013)

by Mosby

airway suctioning AIUM akaryocyte akathisia akeratosis akinesia akinesthesia akinetic apraxia akinetic mutism akinetic seizure ala cerebelli ala cinerea Alagille's syndrome ala nasi alanine (Ala or A) alanine aminotransferase (ALT) alanine ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

akaryocyte (a-kér'é-o-stt') N. cell without a nucleus, such as an erythrocyte (red blood cell). AKI See ACUTE KIDNEY INJURY. akinesia ...

Google previewStedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing (2005)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

syn akaryocyte. ac-Cel-er-ant (ak-sel'er-ant) syn accelerator (3). accelerated junctional rhythm (ak-sel'ér-ātěd junk'shün-āl rith'em) ...

Google previewThe American Heritage Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Houghton Mifflin Company, American Heritage

See akaryocyte. ak-a- thiseisa or ac-asthis°isa (äk'3-thiz'é-3) n, 1. Motor restlessness characterized by ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

Also, akaryocyte. akathisia [ak'a thiz'e a] Medicine, a pronounced inability to sit still or relax, either a physiological reaction to certain drugs or a psychological reaction to extreme anxiety. akee see ackee. akenobeite [a'ka nob'e it] Petrology, ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2013)

by Mosby

akaryocyte /aker'e-osrt'/ [Gk ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2012)

by Mosby, Inc

akaryocyte /āker′ē·əsīt′/ [Gk, a, not, karyon, kernel], a cell without a nucleus, such as an erthyrocyte. akathisia /ak′əthē′zhə / [Gk, a + kathizein, not to sit], a pathological condition characterized by restlessness ...

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Akaryocyte Meaning

Video shows what akaryocyte means. a cell that has no nucleus. akaryocyte synonyms: akaryote, acaryote. Akaryocyte Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...

Scrabble value of A1K5A1R1Y4O1C3Y4T1E1

The value of this 10-letter word is 22 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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