Definition of agranulocyte in English:

agranulocyte

noun

Zoology Anatomy
  • A white blood cell or haemocyte that lacks apparent cytoplasmic granules; especially a lymphocyte or monocyte.

Origin

Early 20th century. From a- + granulocyte, after German Agranulocyt (A. PAPPENHEIM Atlas der menschlichen Blutzellen 232; now Agranulozyt).

Pronunciation

agranulocyte

/əˈɡranjʊləsʌɪt/