nongranular


nongranular
non•gran′u•lar adj.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • nongranular — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nongranular — non·gran·u·lar gran yə lər adj not granular esp characterized by or being cytoplasm which does not contain granules <nongranular white blood cells> …   Medical dictionary

  • nongranular — adjective not having granules clear nongranular cytoplasm • Similar to: ↑fine * * * adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • nongranular — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • nongranular — adjective Not granular; not in the form of grains …   Wiktionary

  • nongranular leukocyte — n any of the white blood cells that usu. lack granules in their cytoplasm having an affinity for specific biological stains and that include the lymphocytes and monocytes called also monouclear leukocyte compare GRANULAR LEUKOCYTE * * * a… …   Medical dictionary

  • agranular leukocyte — nongranular l …   Medical dictionary

  • leukocyte — A type of cell formed in the myelopoietic, lymphoid, and reticular portions of the reticuloendothelial system in various parts of the body, and normally present in those sites and in the circulating blood (rarely in other tissues). Under various… …   Medical dictionary

  • myeloblast — An immature cell (10 to 18 μm in diameter) in the granulocytic series, occurring normally in bone marrow, but not in the circulating blood (except in certain diseases). When stained with the usual dyes, the cytoplasm is light blue, nongranular,… …   Medical dictionary

  • agranulocyte — A nongranular leukocyte. [G. a priv. + L. granulum, granule, + G. kytos, cell] * * * agran·u·lo·cyte ( )ā gran yə lō .sīt n a white blood cell without cytoplasmic granules compare GRANULOCYTE * * * agran·u·lo·cyte (a granґu lo sīt″)… …   Medical dictionary