Definition of phaeochromocyte in English:

phaeochromocyte

(also pheochromocyte)

noun

Histology
rare
  • A chromaffin cell, especially of the adrenal medulla.

Origin

1920s. From phaeochrome + -o- + -cyte, after German Phäochromocyte.

Pronunciation

phaeochromocyte

/ˌfiːə(ʊ)ˈkrəʊməsʌɪt/