Definition of microcytosis in English:

microcytosis

noun

Medicine
  • The presence of an abnormally large number of microcytes in the blood; reduction in the size of red blood cells.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Albert Buck (1842–1922). From microcyte + -osis.

Pronunciation

microcytosis

/ˌmʌɪkrə(ʊ)sʌɪˈtəʊsɪs/